If media play courageous role, country will move forward: Dr Iftekhar Uddin26 April 2022
Chattogram Bureau :
Former Vice Chancellor of Chittagong University Professor Dr Iftekhar Uddin Chowdhury commented that the country will move forward if journalists play a courageous role through their writings.
He made the remarks as the chief guest at a reception hosted to Raozan Mayor Jamir Uddin Parvez on Thursday by Raozan Press Club. Followed by an Iftar Mahfil at Fazlul Kabir Chowdhury Auditorium, he said that the surprise shown by Raozan Municipality in buying indigestible waste will be a precedent in the whole country. It will lead ABM Fazle Chowdhury MP's model Raozan. If such initiatives are taken all over the country, it will not take long to become a developed country. Raozan Upazila Nirbahi Officer Jonaid Kabir Sohag was the inaugural speaker at the function. The keynote speaker was Mohammad Ali, President of Chittagong Journalists Union. Mayor of Raozan Municipality Jamir Uddin Parvez was the guest of honour. Former President of Raozan Press Club Jahedul Alam presided over the function and former president Tayub Chowdhury gave welcome speech on the occasion. Former General Secretary Gazi Joynal Abedin Jubayer and Member Secretary Anisur Rahman conducted the reception function. Special guests were Raozan Police Station OC Abdullah Al Harun, Desh TV Chittagong Bureau Chief Syed Alamgir Sabuj, Cplus TV Chief Editor Alamgir Apu, Daily Satyabani Patrika Head of News Khorshedul Alam Shamim, writer and organizer Moinuddin Quader Lavlu, Bangladesh Pratidin Staff Reporter Saidul, West Guzra UP Chairman Lion Sahabuddin Arif, Raozan Sadar Union Parishad Chairman BM Jasim Uddin Hiru.
The presented guests were Chittagong North District Krishak League President Nazrul Islam Chowdhury, Gaussia Committee Raozan Upazila North General Secretary SM Yasin Hossain Haidari, Co-President Jalal Uddin Chowdhury, Upazila Social Service Officer Monir Hossain, Education Officer Moniruzzaman Chowdhury, Raozan RRAC Government Model High School Headmaster Mostaq Ahmed, Hazrat Yasin Shah Public College Assistant Professor Mostafizur Rahman, politician Musa Alam Khan Chowdhury, Gaussia Haq Committee Raozan Upazila North General Secretary Jaker Hossain Master, Upazila Juba League co-president Sarju. Nasser, General Secretary of Fakirhat Business Association Kamal Uddin Ahmed, General Secretary of Upazila Sports Organization Osman Gani Rana, President of Upazila Chhatra League Zillur Rahman Masud, businessman Sakiduzzaman Shafi, Panel Chairman Abdul Mannan Sohel, President of Raozan Government College Chhatra League Arman Sikder, General Secretary Faisal Mahmud were also present.