National Mourning Day observed at Bangladesh University
Published : Saturday, 13 August, 2022 at 9:33 PM Count : 736
The National Mourning Day-2022 and the 47th martyrdom anniversary of the Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman was held at Bangladesh University (BU) campus at Adabor in Dhaka on Saturday.
R. A. M. Obaidul Muktadir Chowdhury, MP, graced the programme as the chief guest with acting Vice Chancellor of BU Prof. Dr. Mesbah Kamal in the chair.
Muktadir Chowdhury said many leaders were born o this soil but only Bangabandhu with his charismatic leadership made it possible to establish independent and sovereign state Bangladesh.
He urged the students to know the facts of history in an unbiased and impartial manner to build up a secular prosperous Bangladesh as dreamt by Father of the nation.
Prof. Mesbah Kamal said Bangabandhu wanted a secular state free from oppression politically and economically and urged for an independent Bangladesh without exploitation.
The vice chancellor remembered all the martyrs of the mournful August 15, 1975 with deep reverence.
Acting Treasurer of BU Mr. Kamrul Hasan gave the welcome speech.
Among others, Controller of Examinations Prof. Amirul Alam Khan spoke at the programme.