The 44th death anniversary of Alhaj Abdus Sobhan, father of Bashundhara Group Chairman Ahmed Akbar Sobhan, was observed on Friday.
Abdus Sobhan, a renowned lawyer of the Supreme Court, died on August 9, 1975.
Marking the death anniversary, special prayers were held. Family members, relatives, well-wishers and admirers attended the event and sought eternal peace of the departed soul. Abdus Sobhan’s life and contribution to society were discussed on the occasion.
Born on January 21, 1901, Abdus Sobhan, also a noted social worker, had contributed a lot to social reforms.