A delegation of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Maritime University (BSMRMU) paid rich tributes to the Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman in Tungipara of Gopalganj on Friday. Vice Chancellor of the university Rear Admiral M Khaled Iqbal led the delegation, says a press release of the university issued on Saturday.
The delegation paid homage to Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman by placing wreath at his grave. Later, the delegation members stood in silence for some time as a mark of respect to the memory of Father of the Nation.
Then they offered Fateha and special prayer for the salvation of the souls of Bangabandhu and other members of his family martyred on August 15 in 1975. The Treasurer, faculty members, officials, staff and students of the university were present among the delegation.
After that, the delegation members visited Bangabandhu Museum, Library and Exhibition Center there. Later, warm clothes and blankets were distributed among the local destitute on behalf of the university.