DU VC urges youth to comprehend Bangabandhu’s March 7 speech
Published : Sunday, 7 March, 2021 at 9:43 PM Count : 202
Vice-Chancellor of Dhaka University Dr Md Akhtaruzaman on Sunday called upon the youths to comprehend the importance and significance of the historic March 7 speech of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and deploy themselves to build the country as dreamt by the great leader.
“Youths have many things to know, learn and understand from Bangabandhu’s March-7 speech as they have to play vital role in building the country as a developed one by 2041,” he told while addressing a discussion at university’s Abdul Matin virtual Auditorium marking the historic 7th March speech day.
Patriotism, dutifulness and sincerity towards the country will develop among the youths if they understand the epoch-making March 7 speech, the VC said.
Historic March 7 speech will continue to inspire all the neglected, deprived and freedom seeking people all over the world, so that the speech was included in the UNESCO Memory of the World International Registrar, he added.
Terming the epoch-making March 7 speech of Bangabandhu as the clear declaration of independence, he said the speech contained clear direction for the Bangalee nation to launch the ultimate struggle for achieving national freedom.
“The historic 7 March speech had played a vital role to unite the Bangalee people and establish an independent state,” Akhtaruzaman added.
Pro-VC (Administration) Dr. Mohammad Samad, Pro-VC (Academic) ASM Maksud Kamal, Treasurer Dr Md Mamtaz Uddin Ahmed, President of DU Teacher’s Association (DUTA) Prof Dr Md Rahmat Ullah, DUTA General Secretary Dr Nizamul Hoque Bhuiyan, among others, were present in the discussion, conducted by DU register Md Enamuzzaman.
Earlier in the morning, teachers, students and officials of the university, led by VC Dr Md Akhtaruzzaman placed wreaths at Bangabandhu’s portrait on the Bangabandhu Bhaban premises in the city’s Dhanmondi.