On Wednesday, March 17, 2021, the birth centenary of the great architect of independence, the best Bengali of the millennium, Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and the golden jubilee of independence was celebrated by Gas Transmission Company Limited (GTCL) with due dignity and solemn atmosphere. On this occasion, the national flag was hoisted at the head office and regional offices of the company as soon as the sun rose. Recitation from the Holy Quran is done at the head office from 6:15 am to 7:15 am. At 8.35 am, The Birth Centenary of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and Golden Jubilee of Independence was inaugurated with the theme song of Mujib’s centenary. From 7:35 am to 8.10 am at GTCL Head Office, Bangabandhu Corner, was presented a wreath by Hon’ble Senior Secretary of Energy and Mineral Resources Division, Representatives of BPC, led by the Hon’ble Chairman of BPC, Representatives of Petrobangla, led by the Hon’ble Chairman of Petrobangla, Representatives of GSB led by the Director General of the Department of Geological Survey of Bangladesh, Department of Explosives, Bureau of Mineral Resources Development, representatives of various companies in Dhaka under Petrobangla (under the leadership of various companies under Bapex, RPGCL, TGTDCL).
At 8:15 am, the distinguished guests signed the Commemorative Board, set up to celebrate the birth centenary of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and the Golden Jubilee of Independence. On the occasion of the day, after the Zuhr prayers, prayers and special munajat are offered in all the establishments of the company located in Dhaka and outside Dhaka.