UGC members pay respect to Bangabandhu at Tungipara
Members of University Grants Commission (UGC) paid homage at the mausoleum of Father of the Nation at Tungipara in Gopalganj on Friday.
Prof Dr Md Sazzad Hossain, also the Convenor of the UGC’s committee for celebration of birth centenary of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, and newly appointed members Prof Biswajit Chanda and Prof Md Abu Taher placed wreaths at the altar of the mausoleum of Bangabandhu around 11am.
A special munajat was also offered seeking eternal peace of the departed souls of Bangabandhu and his family members, who were brutally killed on August 15, 1975.
Dr Ferdous Zaman, secretary (Additional Charge), Dr Shamsul Arefin, director of Public Relations and Right to Information Division, Md Kamal Hossain, director of Public University Management Division, Md Omar Faruque, director (Current Charge) of Research Support and Publication Division and Bishnu Mallick, member secretary of Bangabandhu Birth Centenary Celebration Committee, UGC were present, among others.