The Rajshahi University celebrated its 65th founding anniversary on Friday amid much enthusiasm and fanfare.
To mark the day, the university authorities chalked out elaborate programmee including hoisting flags, tree plantation and colourful rally.
The day’s programmee began with recitation of national anthem and hoisting of national flag, university flag and residential hall flags in front of the university’s administrative building.
RU vice chancellor Professor M Abdus Sobhan inaugurated the celebration by flying balloons and pigeons.
Later, a tree plantation event was held headed by RU VC in front of university’s senate building.
In observance of the day, teachers, students and officials of the university brought out a colourful rally from in front of administrative building.
RU pro vice chancellor Prof Ananda Kumar Saha, proctor Prof Lutfar Rahman, public relation office administrator Prof Provash Kumar Karmakar, treasurer Prof AKM Mustafizur Rahman, student advisor Prof Zannatul Ferdous and teachers and students from different departments were present at that time.