Khulna University of Engineering & Technology (KUET) observed Shaheed Dibash & International Mother Language Day remembers the supreme sacrifices of the valiant sons of the soil who fought for establishing rights of the mother tongue in 1952.
At 10:30 pm on 20 February a discussion meeting and cultural program was held at in front of the university auditorium. Vice-Chancellor Prof. Dr. Muhammed Alamgir was present there and delivered his speech. Among others Prof. Dr. Shibendra Shekher Sikder, Dean, Faculty of Civil Engineering, Prof. Dr. Tarapada Bhowmick, Head, Department of Industrial Engineering and Management also delivered their speech. Prof. Dr. Osman Goni, Director (Students’ Welfare) presided over the function.
Vice-Chancellor Prof. Dr. Muhammed Alamgir placed floral wreaths on KUET central Shaheed Meenar at 21 February, 12:01 a.m. on behalf of the University. Later, Director (Students’ Welfare), KUET Teachers Association, Provosts and students of different Halls, KUET Officers Association, KUET Chattra Leage, KUET Bangabandhu Karmachari Parishad, KUET Karmachari Samiti & other organizations of KUET placed floral wreath at the memorial.
On 21 February morning Black flags were hoisted and the national flag flew at half-mast atop all important buildings in the campus. Later at 9:30 am a drawing competition for children was held at the university auditorium. After Asr prayer a milad-mahfil was arranged at the KUET central Mosque.