BSMRSTU: The authorities of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Science and Technology University (BSMRSTU) observed the Martyred Intellectuals Day on Wednesday with due respect and in a befitting manner.
Marking the day, Vice Chancellor of the university Professor Dr Khondoker Nasiruddin paid tributes to the martyred intellectuals by placing a floral wreath at the Gopalganj District Shaheed Memorial at 9.00am along with teachers, students, officers and employees of the university.They also laid another wreath at the Central Shaheed Minar of BSMRSTU at 9.30am. After placing the wreath they observed one minute silence and prayed for the eternal peace of the martyred intellectuals.
Later, a memorial meeting was held at the academic building of the university at 10.00 am with the VC Professor Dr Khondokar Nasiruddin in the chair.
Former Vice Chancellor of Sylhet Agriculture University Professor Dr Golam Sah Alom, Life Science Faculty dean Professor Dr M A Sattar, Law Faculty dean Md Abdul Kuddus Miah and other teachers and students took part in the meeting.
During the event, the speakers remembered the martyred intellectuals for their contributions to the country.
Speaking as the president of the meeting, Professor Dr Khondoker Nasiruddin urged everyone to be united with the spirit of Liberation War.