- Department of URP Celebrated World Habitat Day 2018 in KUET
November 01, 2018
Department of Urban and Regional Planning (URP), Khulna University of Engineering & Technology (KUET) and Bangladesh Institute of Planners (BIP), Khulna Chapter jointly celebrated the World Habitat Day, 2018 in KUET on 01 November, 2018. The theme of the Day of this year is “Municipal Solid Waste Management”. At first a rally moved around the campus and after that a discussion was held in the Dept. of URP. Prof. Dr. Quazi Sazzad Hossain, Honorable Vice-Chancellor, KUET, was the Chief Guest of the program. Prof. Dr. Mohammed Alamgir, Ex-Vice-Chancellor of KUET and Prof. Dr. Sobahan Mia, Director (Students’ Welfare) were present as the special guests. Tusar Kanti Roy, Secretary, BIP Khulna Chapter and Assistant Professor, Dept. of URP, KUET presided over the meeting and gave a power point presentation on Solid Waste Management in Khulna City: Challenges and Hopes. Md. Esraz-Ul-Zannat, Board Member (Research and Publication), BIP & Assistant Professor, Dept. of URP, KUET, delivered the welcome speech. Prof. Dr. Md. Ataur Rahman, Dept. of Civil Engineering; Mr. Md. Ikramul Hoque, Head of the Dept. of BECM, Tanmoy Majumder and Farjana Konika, students of URP Department took part in the question and answer session. Khondaker Mohammed Mohiuddin Ekram, Lecturer of the Dept. of URP conducted the discussion session. Teachers and students from different departments, officers and staffs of KUET attended the rally and discussion.