RU mourns death of Prof Shirajul

Vice Chancellor of Rajshahi University (RU) Prof. Mizanuddin expressed profound sock at the death of Prof Shirajul Haque, a former professor of RU Bangla Department. Prof Shirajul passed away on Wednesday.

 In a condolence message, RU VC said Prof Shirajul’s contribution in the arena of education and research in Bangali Department is very much remarkable.

ru professor sirajul haque photoProf Shirajul Haque awarded Shahadat Ali Akhando Prize, Bangla Academy Prize and others. He wrote a number of books such as Muslim Cultural Society: Shomaj Chinta and

Shahitto kormo, Muhammad Iaqub Ali Chowdhury, Dr. Lutor Rahman. Besides, he edited Din Bandhu Mitra’s Nil Darpon and Kazi Abdul Oadud’s writings on fourth, fifth and sixth part.

His namaj-e-janaja was held on Thursday at 11am on the premises of Central Mosque of RU and later he was buried after Johar prayer at the Shaheb bazaar graveyard.

The vice-chancellor prayed for the eternal peace of his departed soul and conveyed deep sympathy to the bereaved.