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Dr Wazed’s 79th birthday on Sunday

  • Published at 11:25 pm February 14th, 2020
Dr MA Wazed Miah
Dr MA Wazed Miah Collected

He died on May 9, 2009 at the age of 67

The 79th birthday of renowned nuclear scientist and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina’s husband Dr MA Wazed Miah will be celebrated tomorrow through daylong programs in a befitting manner in Rangpur.

Dr Wazed, a selfless patriot and a perfectly honest person having a colourful working life experience, was born on February 16, 1942, in a respectable Muslim family of Laldighee Fatehpur village in Pirganj upazila.

He died on May 9, 2009 at the age of 67.

A large number of organisations have chalked out day-long programs to celebrate the 79th birthday of Dr Wazed in a befitting manner at his birthplace  Laldighee Fatehpur village and Rangpur city in the district.

The programmes include placing of floral wreaths at the grave of Dr Wazed at Laldighee Fatehpur village, offering Fateha, Milad mahfils and special munajat, distribution of food among the poor and distressed people and commemorative discussions.