Thursday, March 21, 2019 | ePaper

Chattogram ready to pay tribute to Martyred Intellectuals

  • Print
BSS, Chattogram :
Different political, socio-cultural organisations and educational institutions will observe the Martyred Intellectuals Day here today.
On the occasion, the organisations will pay rich tribute to the martyrs with conveying sympathy to members of bereaved families.
Different political parties, socio-cultural and professional organizations will arrange discussions, cultural functions and Milad Mahfils marking the day.
Chattogram City Awami League will hoist black flags and keep the national and party flags at half-mast at its Darulfazal Market Central Office at dawn.
To observe the mournful day, multifarious programmes have been chalked out. The programmes included placing wreaths on the altar at the central Shaheed Minar, photo exhibition, public gathering, discussion meeting and candle lighting on mass graves throughout the day.
Chattogram city unit Awami League will also place wreaths at local Shaheed Minar in the morning and arrange a meeting at party office Darul Fazal Market to mark the day.
Local unit of Workers Party of Bangladesh will arrange different programme including candle lighting programme at Shaheed Minar with placing wreaths onthe memorial plaque.
National flags will hoist half-mast at all public offices and important institutions. Chattogram centres of Bangladesh Television and Bangladesh Betar will air special programmes while local dailies will publish special articles highlighting the significance of the day.
Chattogram north and south district chapters of Awami League, BNP city Unit, Bangladesher Communist Party, Bangladesh Samajtantrik Dal, Bangabandhu  Samaj Kallayan Parishad and Bangladesh Islamic Front will arrange various programmes including presenting garlands at Shaheed Minar, holding discussions, cultural functions and Milad Mahfils to observe the day.
Chattogram Union of Journalists (CUJ) and Chattogram Press Club (CPC) leaders will also place wreaths at Shaheed Minar at one minute past of zero hours to night.
Chattogram District Administration, Chattogram District Shilpakala Academy and Shisu academy will organise a discussion, essay competition in front of Shihsu Academy tomorrow.
Meanwhile, different educational institutions including Chattogram University (CU), Chattogram University of Engineering and Technology (CUET), University of Science and Technology in Chattogram (USTC) have set elaborate daylong programmes including placing wreaths at Shaheed Minar, discussion, Milad Mahfil and probhat ferry.
CU VC Iftekher Uddin Chowdhury along with other teachers, officers and students will place wreaths at Shaheed Minar in the early hours.

More News For this Category

Chicken, egg prices up in Chattogram markets

Chattogram Bureau : Chicken and egg prices have increased in  the port city as elsewhere in the upazila areas  due to a fall in production, retailers sources said. Chicken prices have

Press Club President Ali Abbas inaugurating  Shah Amanat Railway Supper Market at Ice Factory Road as Chief Guest  by cutting ribbon on Wednesday.

Press Club President Ali Abbas inaugurating Shah Amanat Railway Supper Market at Ice Factory Road as Chief Guest by cutting ribbon on Wednesday.

A meeting  of representatives of Movement for Safe Road with the Deputy Commissioner of Chattogram was held yesterday.

A meeting of representatives of Movement for Safe Road with the Deputy Commissioner of Chattogram was held yesterday.

Devastating fire gutted Singer Show Room at City Gate Kalir Hat area in the Port City yesterday.

Devastating fire gutted Singer Show Room at City Gate Kalir Hat area in the Port City yesterday.

Two labourers killed at Matarbari brick-field

Moheshkhali (Coxsbazar) Correspondent :Two labourers were killed in a brick-field at  Matarbari under Moheshkhali Upazila on Tuesday . This incident occurred  in the Haiti Bridge area on  Chattaitali Matarbari link

Study in Malaysia Expo starts today

Chattogram Bureau :The 'Study in Malaysia Expo' is being organized in the Engineers Institution Auditorium to give higher education opportunities for 20-75 percent Stipend  in Jheeaman and KDU University in

CCC Mayor A J M Nasir Uddin speaking at  a children's gathering and discussion meeting on the occasion of the birthday of  Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman as Chief Guest organised by Bangabandhu Satobarshiki Udjapon Committee, Chattogarm District Unit  recently.

CCC Mayor A J M Nasir Uddin speaking at a children's gathering and discussion meeting on the occasion of the birthday of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman as Chief Guest organised by Bangabandhu Satobarshiki Udjapon Committee, Chattogarm District Unit recently.

Shooting on  election officials in Rangamati pre-planned : CEC

Shooting on election officials in Rangamati pre-planned : CEC

Chattogram Bureau :The Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) KM Nurul Huda said that the incident of shooting on the election officials at  Baghaichari  in Rangamati is  pre-planned.He told reporters at Chittagong

Passengers held at Airport with Yaba, hemp

Chattogram Bureau :Airport authorities arrested a passenger at Shah Amanat International Airport here on Tuesday morning for carrying 540 Yaba pills and 200 gram hemp.The arrestee is Jamir Uddin, hailing

Mobile court realises Tk 2 cr in one year

BSS, Chattogram :Mobile courts realised nearly Taka two crores and filled around four thousand cases in a year starting March 2018 in the port city.District administration sources said they conducted