The Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) has announced a 13-day program to commemorate the 42nd death anniversary of General Ziaur Rahman, the party's founder and former president of the country. 

The observance will commence on May 29 and conclude on June 10. These programs were finalized during a joint meeting at the party's Naya Paltan central office yesterday, presided over by Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir.

Fakhrul announced a series of activities that will take place during this period. These activities include engaging in discussions, hosting seminars, organizing photo exhibitions, wearing black badges as a symbol of mourning for Ziaur Rahman, as well as distributing food and relief materials to the needy.

As part of the commemoration, black flags will be raised and party flags will be lowered to half-mast at all party offices, including the Nayapaltan headquarters, at 6 am on May 30.