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New UGC members pay homage to Bangabandhu

Staff Correspondent

7 September, 2020 12:00 AM printer

Two newly-appointed members of the University Grants Commission (UGC) on Sunday paid tribute to Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman.

Prof Dr Biswajit Chandra and Prof Dr Md Abu Taher placed wreaths at the portrait of Bangabandhu at 32 No. in Dhanmondi of the capital, said a press release.

Earlier, the government on Thursday appointed them to the UGC, the apex body to monitor higher educational institutions of the country.

Prof Chandra was chairman of the Law and Land Administration Department of Rajshahi University while Prof Taher was a professor of the Management Department of Chittagong University.