The National Mourning Day and 46th martyrdom anniversary of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman observed today on the Jahangirnagar University (JU) campus here with due respect and befitting manner.
To mark the day, the university authorities organised various programmes on the campus.
JU Pro VC (Administration) Professor Sheikh Md. MonzurulHuq, Pro VC (Academic) Professor Md NurulAlam, Acting Registrar RahimaKaniz, President of JU Teachers' Association Professor Dr A Amamun, Professor Dr. Sohel Ahmed of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology department, Deans of faculties, Provosts of dormitories and teachers of different departments and institutes were present at this time.
Later, Jahangirnagar University Teachers Association (JUJA), different teachers’ organizations, students’ bodies, cultural and social organizations, officials’ and employees’ organizations placed floral wreaths at the portrait of Bangabandhu.
The university authorities organized Quran Khatam and MiladMahfil at all mosques of the university seeking eternal peace of Bangabandhu and his martyred family members.
The national flag was kept at half-mast atop all academic and administrative buildings and black flags were hoisted in front of the administrative buildings and all residential halls.