Khulna University of Engineering & Technology (KUET) celebrated Independence & National day of Bangladesh on March 26, 2021 by paying respect to the country’s most illustrious sons who were brutally killed by the Pakistani occupation forces and their collaborators in the nine-month bloody war with Pakistan in 1971. On 26 March, early in the morning the national flag was hoisted atop all important buildings in the campus. At 9:00 AM on behalf of the University Honorable Vice-Chancellor of KUET Prof. Dr. Quazi Sazzad Hossain, placed floral wreaths in front of the Liberation War Sculpture ‘Durbar Bangla’. Later, Teachers’ Association, Director (Students’ Welfare), Officers Association, Provosts and students of different Residential Halls (Fazlul Haque Hall, Lalan Shah Hall, Khan Jahan Ali Hall, Dr. M.A. Rashid Hall, Rokeya Hall, Amar Ekushey Hall, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Hall), Bangladesh Chattra League, Karmokarta Samity (Up-gradation), Karmachari Samiti (3rd Class), Karmachari Samiti (4th Class), Master Role Karmachari Samiti, Gourob’71 placed the floral wreaths at the memorial.
At 09:45 AM, Honorable Vice-Chancellor of KUET, Prof. Dr. Quazi Sazzad Hossain took part in the discussion meeting as the Chief Guest where Director (Students’ Welfare) (In-charge), Prof. Dr. Ismail Saifullah presided over the program. Dean of CE Faculty, Prof. Dr. Mohammad Abu Yousuf; Dean of EEE Faculty, Prof. Dr. K. M. Azharul Hasan; Dean of ME Faculty, Prof. Md. Golam Kader; Registrar (In-charge), Engr. Md. Anisur Rahman Bhuiyan were present as the Special Guests. Among others, Vice-President of Teachers’ Association, Dr. Md. Helal-An-Nahiyan; General Secretary of Teachers Association, Dr. Md. Abdul Hasib; Prof. Dr. Shibendra Shekher Sikder; Prof. Dr. Md. Nurunnabi Mollah; Prof. Dr. Mihir Ranjan Halder, Prof. Dr. Md. Mustafa Saroar; Prof. Dr. Kazi A. B. M. Mohiuddin; Prof. Dr. Md. Rafizul Islam; Prof. Dr. Sajal Kumar Adhikary; Md. Ikramul Hoque; Project Director of “Expansion of Infrastructure and Academic Activities of Khulna University of Engineering & Technology”, Engr. Dr. Md. Julfikar Hossain; President of Officers Association, Engr. Hossain Mohammad Arshad; General Secretary of Officers Association Engr. Md. Ruhul Amin; President of Karmokarta Samity (Up-gradation), G. M. Moniruzzaman; President of Karmachary Samiti (3rd Class), Md. Mamunur Rashid; General Secretary of Karmachary Samiti (3rd Class), Md. Imrul Islam; President of Master Role Karmachari Samiti, Md. Shamim Reza spoke in the discussion meeting. Assistant Director, Public Relations & Information Section, Monoj Kumar Majumder represented the discussion meeting program. After Asr prayer a milad-mahfil was arranged at the KUET central mosque.