In Bangladesh, the National Garments Workers Federation
started the Olympic Campaign on the 19th of March 2004. The
rally started at the central place of the capital Dhaka. Several
hundreds of garment workers participated in the rally. After
having passed some of the main streets the rally was finished
at the corner of Paltan.
Before starting the rally, the workers were addressed by
several speakers, among others Amirul Haque Amin, general
secretary of the NGWF, Miss Shahida Sarker, vice president,
Miss Nurun Nahar, vice president and Miss Safia Pervin,
treasurer of the federation.