The World Population Day was observed on the Rajshahi University (RU) on Tuesday through different programs.
To mark the day, the Population Science and Human Resources Development department chalked out various programs including rally and gathering.
The teachers and students of the department brought out a colorful rally from in front of the 3rd Science Building of the university at 10:00 am.
The rally paraded the main streets on the campus and ended in a gathering at the previous place.
Chairman of the department Professor Dr. Mostafizur Rahman and convener of the World Population Day Observation Committee Professor Dr. Ashraful Islam Khan addressed the function.
Among others, Professor J M Shafiqur Rahman, Professor Rafiqul Islam Associate Professor Rashed Alam and more than one hundred students were present during the time.