Observance of National Mourning Day 2020 at the University of Asia Pacific
University of Asia Pacific observed National Mourning Day on 15th August 2020 over the online platform to pay homage to the Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman on his 45th martyrdom anniversary.
The discussion was presided over by Professor Dr M. R. Kabir, Acting Vice-Chancellor, UAP.
A short video message was delivered by Mr. C. M. Shafi Sami, Hon’ble Chairperson, Board of Trustees (BOT), UAP.
The meeting was addressed by the Hon’ble members of the Board of Trustees of UAP - Mr. Qayum Reza Chowdhury and Al-haj Abdul Malek Mollah who recalled their memories and associations with Bangabandhu. Later the Treasurer, Heads of different departments and the Registrar spoke on the occasion. The speakers highlighted the leadership qualities of Bangabandhu that continues to inspire the nation. The meeting ended with a prayers for Bangabandhu and his family members who embraced shahadat on the day. Prayers were also offered for the martyred National Leaders, martyrs of the Liberation War and continued peace and progress of the nation.
The national flag, along with UAP flag was hoisted half-mast to commemorate the day.