21 August, 2019 12:00 AM printer

Bangladesh University of Professionals (BUP) on Tuesday observed the National Mourning Day and the 44th anniversary of the martyrdom of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman with due respect and solemnity.

The daylong programme included hoisting the national flag at half-mast, holding milad mahfil, special prayers, blood donation programme, discussion, poems recitation and screening of documentary on Bangabandhu– “Chiranjib Bangabandhu” and “The Golden Days”, said a press release.

BUP Vice Chancellor (VC) Major General Md Emdad Ul Bari attended the programmes as chief guest.

BUP Cultural Forum and Faculty of Medical Studies arranged the discussion and the blood donation programme respectively.