Carmichael College set to celebrate centennial anniversary

The administration of Carmichael College, Rangpur has made preparations to celebrate the centennial anniversary of the educational institution on its campus on December 29 and 30 next.

Principal of the college Professor Dr Sheikh Anwar Hossain informed journalists about preparations for the centenary celebration festival at a press conference held at the college on Thursday evening.

He said Education Minister Dipu Moni is expected to attend the centenary celebration programs as the chief guest.

Commerce Minister Tipu Munshi, Social Welfare Minister Nuruzzaman Ahmed, Chief Whip of the Opposition in the Jatiya Sangsad and Secretary General of Jatiya Party Mashiur Rahman Ranga and Mayor of Rangpur Mostafizar Rahman will attend as special guests.

 “The two-day colourful celebration events like Ananda procession, distribution of crests, discussions, reminiscences and cultural functions will continue from 9 am to the night,” the Principal said.

The institution was named after Lord Thomas David Baron Carmichael as Carmichael College which completed its hundredth year on November 10 in 2016.

Thousands of the former and current students and teachers of the college have registered themselves to participate in the centennial celebrations.