- "National Mourning Day 2019" observed at KUET
August 15, 2019
Khulna University of Engineering and Technology (KUET) observed the 44th martyrdom anniversary of the greatest Bengali in thousand year, the Architect of Independent Bangladesh, Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and the National Mourning Day on August 15, 2019 with due solemnity and the highest respect. Marking the day, early in the morning, the National Flag was flown at half-mast and black flag was flown at the administrative building, Vice-Chancellor’s Banglow and all the residential halls of student. At 9:00 AM, a drawing competition for the children was held at the Student Welfare Center (SWC) of KUET. Honorable Vice-Chancellor of KUET, Prof. Dr. Quazi Sazzad Hossain distributed the prizes among the winners of the drawing competition. At 10:30 AM, Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Dr. Quazi Sazzad Hossain paid homage to Bangabandhu by offering the Floral wreaths in front of the sculpture of Bangabandhu at the “Bangabandhu Square” on behalf of the University. Later, Teachers’ Association, Director (Students’ Welfare), Officers Association, Fazlul Haque Hall, Lalan Shah Hall, Khanjahan Ali Hall, Dr. M A Rashid Hall, Rokeya Hall, Amar Ekushy Hall, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Hall, Officers Association (Up-gradation), 3rd Class Employee Association, 4th Class Employee Association, Master Roll Employee Association, Bangabandhu Karmachary Parishad, Hall Staffs, Khulna Engineering University School placed the floral wreaths in front the sculpture of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman at the “Bangabandhu Square”. After Asr prayer, a Doa and Milad Mahfil was arranged at the KUET central mosque for the departed soul of the Father of the Nation, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and his family members assassinated on 15 August, 1975.