Mizanur Rahman, Shariatpur: On August 12, he completed the formalities of joining the Board of Trustees at the office of the Board of Trustees of the University of Dhaka to Mr. Monowara Sikder, Chairman of the Board of Trustees. Note that he took charge as the third Vice-Chancellor of the University.
Dr. Hakim arrived at the university campus at 10 am today. He then paid homage to the portrait of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman at Bangabandhu Square of the campus and on the black night of 15th August 1975, in memory of the father of the nation and his family members who were ruthlessly martyred by the bullets of the defeated assassin Minutes observed silence.At the beginning of the brief response to the gathering, he paid homage to the great architect of Bangladesh’s independence, Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and said, “Bangabandhu is Bangladesh, in this independent country we have contributed to higher education without any discrimination.
I can accept what was unimaginable in the pre-independence era.He reverently recalls the late Zainul Haque Sikder, the founder of the university, an educationist and well-known industrialist, philanthropist and heroic freedom fighter, whose contribution has given the backward students of this remote region the opportunity to pursue higher education. Dr. He expressed his gratitude to His Excellency the President, Hon’ble Prime Minister, Minister of Education, Deputy Minister of Education, Education Secretary and all concerned for nominating Hakim as Vice Chancellor.
He added that Z. H. Sikder University of Science and Technology is a unique university in Bangladesh. The main objective of this university is to acquire knowledge, create new knowledge and distribute knowledge. We are committed to providing all kinds of services to our students and researchers in the development of higher knowledge. My goal is to continuously improve the quality of education and research services at the university.
I hope that all of us will take the University forward by faithfully fulfilling our responsibilities, and at the same time be able to include ourselves in this progress of development of Bangladesh under the leadership of Hon’ble Prime Minister, Desaratna Sheikh Hasina InshaAllah.
At the end of the speech, prayers were offered for the soul of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, his family members and his close companion Zainul Haque Sikder, the founder of the university.
University Treasurer Professor Abdul Khaleq, Dean of the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences and Associate Professor of Law Emran Parvez Khan, Proctor, Heads of various departments, Controller of Examinations, Deputy were present on the occasion Registrar, Provost of Makfar Uddin Sikder Hall, Provost of Monowara Sikder Hall and other teachers, officers and staff.