Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman's 98th birth anniversary and the National Children's Day 2018 were celebrated at Islamic University (IU) in Kushtia in a befitting manner on Saturday.
IU Pro-VC Professor Dr M Shahinoor Rahman, Treasurer Professor Dr M Selim Toha, Acting Registrar SM Abdul Latif, 'Shapla Forum' President Professor Dr M Kamal Uddin, IUTA former President Professor Dr M Mahbubar Rahman, former Secretary Professor Dr M Anowar Hossain, Proctor Professor Dr M Mahbubar Rahman, Student Advisor Professor Dr M Rezuanul Islam joined the procession.
IU progressive teachers' organisation 'Shapla Forum', Jatir Pita Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Hall and IU unit Chatra league also placed wreaths there.
Thereafter, the VC accompanied by Pro-VC, Treasurer and acting registrar placed wreaths at the portrait of Bangabandhu on the campus.
Later, a cake was cut and prize giving ceremony was also held at Bir Shrestha Hamidur Rahman auditorium of the university while IU VC handed over the prizes to the winners who joined drawing and essay competitions.
Besides, IU unit Chhatra league and the authority of Jatir Pita Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Hall also cut a cake on the occasion.