Eternal flame is situated in Kazi Nazrul Islam Ave, Dhaka, Bangladesh.On 7th March 1997(23rd Falgun 1403) A nationwide rally of flaming torches was inaugurated by the honorable Prime Minister of the Government of the people’s republic of Bangladesh.
Upon the completion of the countrywide tour of Bangladesh that commenced in Tongipara on 17th March,1997 the national Flag was hoisted here on 26th march,1997(12th Chaitra 1403) by the Honorable president of the people’s republic of Bangladesh.
The foundation of the “Eternal flame” was laid by the Honorable Prime Minister of the government of the people’s republic of Bangladesh.
Among the special guest who graced the ceremony by their presence were the following-
The Honorable President of Palastine- Yasser Arafat
The Honorable President of South Africa-Nelson Mandela
The Honorable President of turkey-Suleyman Demirel