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BUFLA 2017 Election Result Announcement

Date and Time:

Wednesday May 17, 2017

Press Release Location:

BUFLA Office:
1133 South Vermont Avenue Suite 20, Los Angeles, CA 90006

Details of the Press Release:

The Board of Trustee and The Election Commission of Bangladesh Unity Federation of Los Angeles (BUFLA) is pleased to announce the Results of BUFLA Election 2017 for electing its Cabinet for 2017-2019 Term.

President: □ Vice President: □ General Secretary: □ Finance Secretary: □ Organizing Secretary: □ Public Relations Secretary: □ Cultural Secretary

The Board received single nomination for each of these positions of the cabinet for 2017-2019 Term. All of these seven candidates were submitted their nominations on Sunday, May 14, 2017 at BUFLA office between 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM and approved to be valid, thus the following persons are uncontested and declared to be elected to the positions they were nominated for.

President: Mohammed Nazrul Alam
Vice President: Morshedul Islam
General Secretary: Shahid Alam
Finance Secretary: Mohammad Haq
Organizing Secretary: Mohammed MEA Chunnou
Public Relations Secretary: Abdus Samad
Cultural Secretary: Anjuman Ara Sincerely,

Rumi Solaiman Chief Election Commissioner & Chairman, Board of Trustee
Habib Ahmed Tia – Board of Trustee,
Iftekher Ahmed – Board of Trustee
Rafiq Alam – Board of Trustee

1133 South Vermont Avenue Suite 20, Los Angeles, CA 90006

Press Release Issued By:

Rumi Sulaiman, Chief Election Commissioner & Chairman, Board of Trustee, BUFLA

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Thank you and Heartfelt Appreciation

Date and Time:

Monday March 27, 2017

Press Release Location:

Los Angeles, California, USA

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Honorable Bangladeshi Community, Honorable dignitaries, honorable guests, Executive members, Associate Members, BOT, Advisory Council, Honorable Donors, sponsors, performers, Media Personnel, Vendors, friends and relatives

Assalamu Alikum.

On behalf of the BUFLA Cabinet, I would like to express our sincere gratitude to all Bangladeshi community members, our valued members, distinguished guests, Donors, Sponsors for attending the BUFLA spectacular Parade and the two days’ cultural event in celebration of the 47th Independence Day of Bangladesh.

This year’s parade was a huge success with many new additions from of our Heritage and Culture like the symbolic Bangladesh National Monument, Shohid Minar, Nouka, Floats dazzle, Horse Carriage, Rickshaw, Palki, Nagole, Dhol and number of other significant items. In the Parade, most of the women wore traditional colorful Bangladeshi sharees, some men wore deshi longi/gamcha and so many children were wearing deshi dresses which made the parade very colorful.

Our special thanks go to Eric Garcetti Mayor of Los Angeles, Priyatos Saha the Consulate General of Bangladesh at Los Angeles, Hilda L Solis Member of the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors for the 1st district, David Ryu Councilmember of Los Angeles district-4, Paul Krekorian Councilmember of Los Angeles district-2, Kali Pradip Chaudhury, Chairman of KPC Group, Belayet Hossain CEO of Dhaka homes.

We are very fortunate and blessed to live in such a caring and compassionate community. Our heartfelt thanks to our BUFLA Members, Organizers, Performers, Media Personnel and special thanks to all the BUFLA volunteers for the compassion they showed to the people of our community; It is an inspiration for all of us. We look forward to working together on all the future BUFLA Charitable events, functions and celebrations including the biggest event of all “The Bangladesh Day Parade” to Celebrate the Independence of Bangladesh.Once again, our sincerest thanks to everyone who helped make this day a success.


Dr. Abul Hashem ILIAS Tiger SIKDER
BUFLA President BUFLA General Secretary.

Press Release Issued By:

Dr. Abul Hashem, BUFLA President
ILIAS Tiger SIKDER, BUFLA General Secretary

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