UGC chairman pays tribute to Bangabandhu at Tungipara

DHAKA, University Grants Commission (UGC)

authorities led by its newly appointed Chairman Professor Kazi Shahidullah

today paid rich tribute to Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur

Rahman.

The UGC chairman along with its five fulltime members paid tribute by

placing wreaths at his grave at Tungipara in Gopalganj, said a press release.

The UGC Members are Professor Md Akhtar Hossain, Professor M Shah Nowaz

Ali, Professor Dil Afroza Begum, Professor Md Sazzad Hossain and Professor

Muhammed Alamgir.

They also took part in special prayer seeking eternal peace of the

departed soul of Bangabandhu and the martyrs of August 15, 1975 carnage.

Professor Shahidullah joined as 13th chairman of UGC on May 26, 2019 while

Professor Dil Afroza Begum, Professor Md. Sazzad Hossain and Professor

Muhammed Alamgir joined as fulltime members in June 2019.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)