Liberation War Affairs Minister AKM Mozammel Haque has said the new list of genuine freedom fighters will be published by December 16.
The minister made the statement after paying his respects at the Mujibnagar Memorial Complex around 10:00 am on Tuesday.
The minister further said that 5 to 6 percent freedom fighters will be cut off after the verification. Some more new freedom fighters will be included in the list.
Later, AKM Mozammel Haque attended a review meeting on the expansion of Mujibnagar Memorial Complex.
State Minister for Public Administration Farhad Hossain and State Minister for Cultural Affairs KM Khalid also attended on the meeting virtually.
AKM Mozammel Haque said the Prime Minister has allocated Tk 1,000 crore for the expansion of Mujibnagar Memorial Complex.