DU observes mourning day16 October 2021
Staff Reporter :
Dhaka University mourning day was observed with different programme on Friday.
The day remembers the tragedy of Jagannath Hall taking place on October 15, in 1985.
A total of 40 people including 26 students and 14 guests were killed in the accident.
Black flag was hoisted in every hall, hostel and major buildings on the occasion.
Students, teachers and employees of DU placed wreath on the mausoleum of Jagannath hall led by Vice-Chancellor Dr. Md. Akhtaruzzaman.
A discussion meeting was also held in the TV room of the October memorial building in the DU on this occasion.
DU Vice-Chancellor presided over the discussion while Pro-VC Professor Dr. ASM Maksud Kamal, Professor Dr. Md. Rahmat Ullah, Professor Dr. Md. Nizamul Haque Bhuiyan and Professor Dr. Mihir Lal Saha and others were present.
All programme were observed maintaining health safety rules.