The 43rd death anniversary of Birshreshtha Hamidur Rahman will be observed today at the memorial complex built in honour of the great hero at Hamidnagar in Moheshpur upazila of the district.
Local administration, students and teachers of Hamidur Rahman Degree College and employees of Birshreshtha Seipoy Hamidur Rahman Smiriti Jadughar and Pathagar have taken all preparations to observe the day.
The programme beginning with placing of wreaths at his portrait at 11:30 am will include qurankhwani, doa mehfil and discussion meeting.
AL lawmaker Nabi Newaj (Moheshpur-Kotchandpur constituency) will attend the programme as chief guest while Moheshpur Upazila Nirbahi Officer (UNO) Nasima Khatun as special guest.
Hamidur Rahman, while serving in the then East Bengal Regiment in 1971, joined the Liberation War. He embraced martyrdom while fighting the Pakistani occupation forces at Dhali frontier in Srimangal area of Moulvibazar district on October 28, 1971.
Hamidur Rahman was born in 1954 at Khordakhalishpur village (now Hamidnagar). Hamidur Rahman Smriti Jadughar and Pathagarh were established at the village in 2007.