Dr Dipu Moni, chairman of the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs, attended the joyous occasion as the chief guest. ULAB acting vice-chancellor Prof Imran Rahman delivered the welcome speech at the event, which was addressed by ULAB Board of Trustees member Kazi Nabil Ahmed as well.
Dipu Moni and the ULAB authorities also cut a cake to celebrate the occasion. The event was formally concluded with a vote of thanks by ULAB Registrar Prof Akhter Ahmed.
A fair was organised by ULAB Co-Curricular Office as part of the celebration, where some of the main attractions were ferris wheel, pitha shops, indoor and outdoor games, etc.
The day's events were followed by a concert where ULAB student bands Shoishob and Orunodoy, student singers Shaibal Saha, Ishrak Hussain and Bammy Rahman, and popular fusion band Chirkutt performed before a cheering crowd.
Faculty members, administration members, students of all departments and alumni were present at the event.