Martyred Intellectuals Day observed in dists

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15 December, 2020 12:00 AM printer

Martyred Intellectuals Day observed in dists

Different educational institutions, political parties and government organisations pay tribute to the Martyred Intellectuals across the country on Monday marking the Martyred Intellectuals' Day. (1) Mawlana Bhashani Science and Technology University (MBSTU). - sun photo

People from all walks of life in different districts on Monday observed the Martyred Intellectuals’ Day paying rich tribute to martyred intellectuals by placing wreaths at the Martyred Intellectuals Memorial, marking the Martyred Intellectuals Day.

BSS adds, in Khulna: People from all walks of life here on Monday observed the Martyred Intellectuals Day paying rich tributes to the intellectuals who were killed by the Pakistan occupation forces and their local collaborators at the dawn of country’s Liberation War in 1971.

Leaders and activists of different political and socio-cultural organisations, government, non-government organisations and educational institutions placed wreaths at the pavement of martyred memorial in the city in the early hours of the day.

Awami League, Mayor of Khulna City Corporation (KCC), BNP, Jatiya Party (Ershad), JSD, CPB, Vice-Chancellors of Khulna University (KU), Khulna University of Engineering and Technology (KUET), Khulna District Council, Khulna District Administration, Khulna Press Club, Khulna Union of Journalists (KUJ), Swadhinata Sangbadik Forum, among others, also paid homage to the great sons of the country.

In Rangpur: The Martyred Intellectuals’ Day-2020 was observed here on Monday in a befitting manner paying tribute to martyred intellectuals and demanding prompt completion of trial of the killers of martyred intellectuals.

The divisional, district and police administrations, Rangpur Metropolitan Police (RpMP), political parties, socio-cultural organisations and educational institutions observed the day abiding by the health directives amid the coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic.

The district and city Awami League (AL), Ghatok Dalal Nirmul Committee (GDNC), Shilpokola Academy, Begum Rokeya University, Carmichael College and other educational institutions observed the day.

The observance began with placing wreaths at the ‘Shahid Muktijoddha Smritistambha, hoisting of black flag and national flag at half-mast atop all public and private buildings followed by other programmes since the morning in the metropolis.

In Rajshahi: Various political, socio-cultural and volunteer organisations side by side with educational institutions including Rajshahi University observed the Martyred Intellectuals Day here on Monday paying rich tribute to the martyrs together with conveying deep sympathy to members of the bereaved families.

(2) Gopalganj district administration.


(3) Faridpur district administration.


(4) Leaders and activists of Brahmanbaria district Awami League.


(5) Leaders and activists of Rajbari district Awami League.


(6) Patuakhali district police.  -  sun photo