RANGPUR, May 9, 2017 (BSS) – Young generations should follow the ideals of renowned scientist and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina’s husband Dr M A Wazed Miah, an incomparable greedless patriot with excellent human qualities.
Former presidium member of Awami League (AL) Nuh-ul Alam Lenin said this at a memorial discussion organised by district unit of Bangladesh Awami Muktijoddha Prajanmo League at Town Hall auditorium here today as the chief guest.
The discussion was arranged in observance of the eighth death anniversary of Dr M A Wazed Miah with President of district unit of Bangladesh Awami Muktijoddha Prajanmo League Advocate MK Islam Prodhan Azad in the chair.
Earlier, Nuh-ul Alam Lenin placed wreaths at the grave of Dr Wazed in village Fatehpur under Pirganj upazila in the morning and inaugurated a spontaneous blood donation and cost-free health service camp on Town Hall premises in the city.
President of Bangladesh Awami Muktijoddha Prajanmo League Advocate Asaduzzaman Durjoy, General Secretary of its Rangpur district unit SNM Chandan and Member of district AL Nazmul Islam Dalim addressed the discussion as special guests.
Terming Dr Wazed as an incomparable man with excellent human qualities, Nuh-ul Alam Lenin said his ideals in serving the nation selflessly would remain immortal as a source of national inspiration and the people would remember him forever.
“Dr Wazed was a completely honest man with noble character, thoughts and beliefs and worked for building a technologically developed Bangladesh to immortalise ideals of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman,” he said.
Meanwhile, different organisations have been observing the eighth death anniversary of nuclear scientist Dr M A Wazed Miah through day-long programmes in the district today.
Dr Wazed Smriti Sangsad (DWSS), Dr Wazed Foundation, district and upazila units of Awami League (AL) and family of Dr Wazed have been observing the death anniversary in a befitting manner.
Leaders and activists of these organisations and family members placed wreaths at the grave of Dr Wazed in his paternal village Fatehpur under Pirganj upazila in the morning followed by offering Fateha and ‘Ziayarat’ there.
President of DWSS Professor Dr Hamidul Haque Khondker, its General Secretary Saiful Islam Jahangir, Mayor of Pirganj municipality Tazimul Islam Shamim, President of district Chhatra League Mehedee Hassan Rony placed wreaths, among others.
DWSS organised milad mahfil and special munajats at Keramotia Mosque in the city seeking eternal peace for Dr Wazed and well-being of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, Sajeeb Wazed Joy, Saima Wazed Putul and their other family members.
The main memorial discussion on Dr Wazed will be arranged at Shilpokola Academy auditorium in the city tonight.