The authorities of Rajshahi University (RU) have chalked out elaborate programmes to observe the National Teachers’ Day, recalling country’s first martyred intellectual Professor Dr. Shamsuzzoha who laid down his life during the mass upsurge in 1969, and the International Mother Language Day on February 19 and 21 respectively. Administrator of RU public relation office Professor Dr. Elias Hossain ensured the information through a press release.
Information Minister Hasanul Haq Inu is expected to deliver memorial speech on National Teachers’ Day while RU vice chancellor Professor Dr Muhammad Mizanuddin will attend the International Mother Language Day program as the chief guest.
The program will feature hoisting national flag atop the administration building, different halls and other buildings of the university, colorful rally, placing wreath at Shaheed Minar and Shaheed Shasuzzuha’s monument, art competition, discussion meeting, Milad Mahfil and special prayer for the salvation of the departed souls of martyrs and cultural function.
To mark the two days, the university Shaheed Smrity Sangrahoshala will remain open for visitors till 8.00 am to 5.00 pm.