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79th birthday of eminent nuclear scientist Dr. Wazed Mia is on Sunday

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Staff Correspondent, Barta24.com, Dhaka | 16 February 2020, 09:17AM

79th birthday of eminent nuclear scientist Dr. Wazed Mia is on Sunday
Dr. Wazed Mia, Photo: Collected

The 79th birthday of Dr. Wazed Mia, an internationally renowned nuclear scientist and husband of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina is on Sunday (Feb.16).

Several programs have been chalked out in Rangpur, the birthplace of this personality in connection with celebration of birthday. His nick name was Sudha Mia.

On Saturday (Feb. 15), a series of topic-based children’s contests were held at the Rangpur Town Hall premises. This competition was organized by Dr. Wajed Mia Smriti Sangsad.

A prize distribution ceremony among the winners and discussion meeting will be held at Rangpur Shilpakala Academy Auditorium on Sunday (Feb. 16) at 6-30 pm. Rangpur Divisional Commissioner KM Tariqul Islam will be the chief guest while Rangpur Deputy Commissioner Asib Ahsan will be the special guest.

Rangpur district administration, Pirganj upazila administration, Begum Rokeya University and various political organizations, institutions, organizations have chaled out day long programs in connection with the 79th birthday of Dr. Wazed Mia.

The program includes placing of floral wreaths at the grave of Dr. Wazed Mia located in Laldighi Fatehpur of Pirganj. Flower delivery, discussion meeting, Doa Mahfil, special prayers and distribution of food among the distressed people.