Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee called upon party workers, supporters and sympathisers to commemorate 21 years of July 21, observed as the `Martyrs Day`, on Monday.
"July 21, observed as Martyres Day, will complete 21 years tomorrow. Join us, pay respect to the martyres and make the event more meaningful," Banerjee said in a facebook posting.
"The term `Ekushe` involves with our memories and a lot of emotion. It also has a history of mass movement. I shall never forget this day," the chief minister said.