Department of Music of Dhaka University on Thursday gave a reception to its honorary Professor Dr Rafiqul Islam on the campus, as he has become a national professor recently.
Dr Mohoshina Akter Khanom read out a citation on Professor Rafiqul.Vice Chancellor of DU Prof Dr Md Akhtaruzzaman handed over citation to Dr Rafiqul Isalm.
Speaking at the programme DU VC said the professor had a lot of contribution in the liberation war. He had also played an important role in the language movement as he collected many photographs during the time.
Dr Nasreen Ahmad, Pro-VC (Academic) of the university, was present among other notable guests and faculty members.
Tumpa Samadder, chairperson of the department, presided over the programme.