Thursday (October 28) is the 19th death anniversary of Advocate Sirajul Huq, father of Law Minister Anisul Huq and one of the close comrades of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman.
Sirajul Huq was a renowned lawyer of the sub-continent and former president of the Supreme Court Bar Association. He was one of the organisers of the Liberation War, former presidium member of the Awami League and two-time lawmaker. Sirajul Huq was one of the counsels for Bangabandhu during hearing of Agartala conspiracy case.
Sirajul Huq was classmate of Bangabandhu. They studied at Presidency College together.
Marking the day, Awami League and its associate bodies will hold milad, doa mahfil and discussion at Kasba and Akhaura in Brahmanbaria.