Hundreds of people from all walks of life placed wreaths at the Central Shaheed Minar in Chattogram in memory of the martyrs of the Liberation War on Victory Day yesterday.
The day began with a police team giving salute at the Shaheed Minar after sunrise. City Mayor AJM Nasir Uddin placed a wreath at the monument.
Later, Divisional Commissioner Abdul Mannan, Deputy Inspector General of police Khandakar Golam Faruk, Deputy Commissioner Mohammad Elias Hossain and leaders of different political parties paid tributes.
Different socio-cultural organisations including Bangladesh Udichi Shilpigoshthi, Shilpakala Academy, Muktijoddha Sangsad and different semi-government and autonomous organisations observed the day.