A Doa Mahfil (special prayer) and a mass feast were held on the occasion of the death anniversary of late Mokfor Uddin Sikder, father of Zainul Haque Sikder, a valiant freedom fighter and chairman of National Bank Limited (NBL).
The function was held at Zainul Haque Sikder University of Science & Technology ground at Bhedarganj of Shariatpur district on Tuesday.
More than 10 thousand people offered the prayer seeking eternal salvation of the departed soul. Later, they had feast on the university ground.
Earlier, directors of NBL Monowara Sikder and Parveen Haque Sikder handed over the blankets among cold-hit distressed people.