Prof Sarwar’s death anniv today

Staff Correspondent

8 December, 2019 12:00 AM printer

Today is the seventh death anniversary of noted educationalist and intellectual Professor Khan Sarwar Murshid.

To mark the day, wreaths will be placed at his grave at the capital’s Mirpur Martyred Intellectuals’ Graveyard and prayers will be offered, said a press release.

Besides, food will be distributed among the destitute, the press release added.

Murshid was at the forefront of the 1952 Language Movement, the 1969 Mass Upsurge, and the Six-Point Movement and an organiser of the 1971 Liberation War.