Begum Rokeya University celebrates 11th founding anniversary

RANGPUR Begum Rokeya University, Rangpur (BRUR)

today celebrated its eleventh founding anniversary through daylong colourful

programmes amid huge festivity and fanfare on the campus.

Vice-Chancellor of BRUR Professor Dr. Nazmul Ahsan Kalimullah formally

inaugurated the day-long programme by hoisting the national flag amid singing

of the national anthem at 10 am on the campus.

Deans of all six faculties and Heads of all 21 departments, officials and

employees of the university were present on the occasion.

Later, the Vice-chancellor placed wreaths at the portrait of Father of The

Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman.

Prof Kalimullah also placed wreaths at the portrait of legendary Bengali

writer-activist Begum Rokeya before delivering his welcome speech.

Later, the Vice-chancellor along with teachers, students, officials and

employees of the university participated in the cake-cutting function and

planted a sapling of tree in front of the administrative building on the


A milad mahfil followed by offering special munajats were held at the

Central Mosque of the university.

Later, the vice-chancellor addressed a brief discussion arranged on the

occasion as the chief guest.

Moderated by Member-secretary of the university's anniversary celebration

committee Tabiur Rahman, its Convener Professor Dr. Morshed Hossain, Head of

the Department of Mathematics Professor Dr. RM Hafizur Rahman, among others,

addressed the occasion.

In his speech, Professor Kalimullah said BRUR has already become a centre

for acquiring knowledge and it has been launching intensive research works

for better contribution in the field of education.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)