Chief Justice SM Murshed’s 45th death anniv today

Published : 02 Apr 2024 09:48 PM

The 45th death anniversary of former Chief Justice Syed Mahbub Murshed, an eminent jurist, an independent thinker and one of the greatest constitutional lawyers of the sub- continent, will be observed today. 

To mark the day, Quran Khani and Fateha Khani will be held at the late Justice Murshed's Mazar at Banani in the capital.

Besides, Syed Mahbub Murshed Memorial Committee will pay tribute to the renowned lawyer placing floral wreaths at his grave, says a press release.

A luminary in the judicial field in South Asia and a respected figure in the political arena, Justice Murshed has been described by intellectuals as "a Keeper of National Conscience".  Therefore, like before, in observance of the auspicious occasion various socio-cultural organizations will arrange discussions on one of the most distinguished sons of the soil. These will highlight Justice Murshed's life, striking personality, historical role and achievements.