A discussion on Bangabandhu was held at Islamic University (IU) on Saturday marking the National Mourning Day.
The university authority organized the discussion titled "The Role of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman in the development of higher education in Bangladesh" at Birshreshtha Hamidur Rahman Auditorium on the campus.
Professor Abdul Mannan, Chairman of University Grant Commission (UGC), addressed the function as the chief guest with IU Vice-Chancellor Professor Dr M Harun-Ur-Rashid Askari in the chair.
University Pro-VC Professor Dr M Shahinoor Rahman and Treasurer Professor Dr M Selim Toha spoke as the special guests.
Professor Dr Md Saidur Rahman, Chairman of Folklore Studies Department and Armin Khatun conducted the program.