Ninth death anniversary of Dr Wazed tomorrow


RANGPUR, May 08, 2018 (BSS) – The ninth death anniversary of renowned nuclear scientist and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina’s husband Dr M A Wazed Miah tomorrow.

The Pirganj upazila administration, Dr Wazed Smriti Sangsad (DWSS), Dr Wazed Foundation, Awami League (AL), its associate bodies and family of Dr Wazed and other organisations have chalked out different programmes to observe the death anniversary.

The programmes include placing of wreaths at the grave of Dr Wazed in village Fatehpur under Pirganj upazila in the morning, offering Fateha, Milad mahfil, ‘Ziayarat’, distribution of foods to the poor and memorial discussions.

Pirganj municipality Mayor Tazimul Islam Shamim and Pirganj Upazila Nirbahi Officer (UNO) Kamal Kumar Ghosh will place wreaths at the grave of Wazed in his ancestral village Laldighee Fatehpur in the morning.

Talking to BSS today, General Secretary of DWSS Saiful Islam Jahangir said the organisation will observe Wazed’s death anniversary through various programmes.

The daylong programmes include placing of wreaths at his grave at 9 am, offering Fateha and ‘Ziayarat’.

After Asr prayers, milad mahfil and special munajats will be arranged at Keramotia Jam-E-Mosque and Court Jam-e-Mosque in Rangpur city, seeking eternal peace of the departed soul of Wazed and well-being of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, Sajeeb Wazed Joy, Saima Wazed Putul and their other family members.

A memorial discussion on Dr Wazed will be organised at temporary office of DWSS in Press Club Bhaban at 7:30 pm with Vice-president of the organisation AKM Mozammel Haque in the chair.

Besides, the district and city units of AL will arrange milad mahfil and memorial discussion on the life and works of Dr Wazed at district AL office in the city with Acting President of district AL Mamtaz Uddin Ahmed in the chair.

Pirganj upazila AL, Dr Wazed Foundation, Begum Rokeya University and family members of Dr Wazed will also observe Wazed’s death anniversary through daylong programmes.