Atiur Rahman appointed as ‘Bangabandhu Chair’ at DU

DHAKA Former Bangladesh Bank Governor and Honorary

Professor of Dhaka University (DU) Development Studies Department Dr Atiur

Rahman has been appointed as 'Bangabandhu Chair' of the university.

DU Syndicate at a meeting held on October 30, 2019 with Vice-Chancellor

Prof Dr Md Akhtaruzzaman in the chair gave him this appointment, said a DU

press release today.

Earlier, a high-level Selection Board recommended him for this

prestigious post.

Prof Dr Atiur Rahman will discharge his duties for a period of one year

as 'Bangabandhu Chair' which was established at DU History Department.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)