DU to observe Martyred Intellectuals Day tomorrow

DHAKA, The Dhaka University (DU) authority will observe the Martyred Intellectuals Day tomorrow in a befitting manner.

A series of programs have been taken to observe the day, said a press

release today.

The programmes include: hoisting of black flags, placing wreaths to the

Martyred Intellectuals Graveyard, offering special prayers and holding

discussions on the supreme sacrifice of the most enlightened sons of the


The black flags will be hoisted at all the major buildings of the

university at around 6:30 am.

University teachers, students, officers and employees will be gathered at

the premises of Aparajeya Bangla and they will pay tribute to the Martyred

Intellectuals Graveyard near university's central mosque, memorials near

Jagannath hall and others memorials in the different residential areas on the


Later, they will go to Mirpur Martyred Intellectuals Memorial Museum to

place wreaths. A Discussion meeting will also be held at Teacher Student

Center (TSC) auditorium at 11am.

Special prayers will be offered at the Central Mosque of the university

along with the other mosques and places of worship of different faiths for

praying peace upon the souls of martyred intellectuals.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)