Malek Ukil | 2018-10-17 |

Malek Ukil

Staff Correspondent     17 October, 2018 12:00 AM printer

Malek Ukil

Today marks the 31st death anniversary of Abdul Malek Ukil, a Liberation War organiser and former president of Awami League.

Abdul Malek, a close aide of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, was also the Speaker of the Jatiya Sangsad.

Abdul Malek, who got involved in politics from his student life, was also a leader of the opposition in the then East Pakistan provincial council.

To mark the day, Noakhali district unit AL has taken different programmes, including discussions and doa mahfils.

Local lawmaker Ekramul Karim Chowdhury, AL district unit president Khairul Alam Chowdhury, Noakhali Science and Technology University Vice Chancellor Dr M Ohiduzzaman, Malek Ukil’s son Golam Mahiuddin Latu and senior district leaders will take part in the discussion which to be held at AL office in the district.