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The 42nd anniversary of the Raising Day of Rangpur Sector of Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) was celebrated on Thursday through colourful programmes at its headquarters in the city, reports BSS.
The celebration began through a milad mahfil followed by offering special munajat seeking divine blessings for continuous progress and development of Rangpur Sector of BGB after Fazr prayers at its central masque.
Later, Rangpur Sector Commander of BGB Colonel Sajidur Rahman hoisted the national flag in front of the sector headquarters office in the morning.
The Rangpur Sector of BGB authority hosted a luncheon for high ranking military officials, Commanding Officers of four BGB battalions, officers, junior commissioned officers and soldiers of other ranks, invited guests and journalists.
Region Commander of the Northwestern Region of BGB Brigadier General Abu Taher Md Ibrahim took part in the cake-cutting ceremony and subsequently attended the luncheon as the chief guest. Rangpur Sector Commander of BGB Colonel Sajidur Rahman presided over the function.
Principal of Rangpur Cantonment Public School and College Colonel Md Nurul Huda, Commanding Officers and Staff Officers of all four BGB Battalions under Rangpur BGB Sector and invited guests were present.
The chief guest congratulated the Sector Commander, Commanding Officers, officials, soldiers and all other members of Rangpur Sector of BGB on this auspicious day.
Later, sports competitions were arranged on Rangpur Sector’s ground followed by a colourful cultural function enjoyed by officials and soldiers of BGB’s Rangpur Sector headquarters.