Alexa DU to honor ‘Posthumous Doctorate’ to Bangabandhu

Dhaka, Sunday   19 January 2020


DU to honor ‘Posthumous Doctorate’ to Bangabandhu

 Staff Correspondent

 Published: 09:36 PM, 7 December 2019  

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The father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman will be awarded (posthumously) Doctor of Law Degree on the occasion of “Mujib Borsho” from Dhaka University. The decision has already been made in the academic council of the university. 

Vice-Chancellor Prof Md Akhtaruzzaman of the university made that statement at a press conference on Saturday afternoon following the 52nd convocation.

At the press conference, the Vice-Chancellor said, "Our academic council has made a decision that Bangabandhu will be given a (posthumous) Doctor of Law degree. It is in the program of celebrating “Mujib Borsho.”

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has decided to celebrate “Mujib Borsho” from 17 March 2020 to 17 March 2021. For that reason, to celebrate the occasion several plans were also taken at Dhaka University.