Rajshahi University of Engineering and Technology (RUET) has observed “University Day” today amid joy, enthusiasm and fanfare marking its 13th founding anniversary,agencies report. The day’s programme began with the hoisting of national flag followed by plantation of tree saplings in the morning.
Vice-Chancellor (VC) of the university Prof Rafiqul Alam Beg opened the daylong programmes. Marking the day, a large number of teachers, students and staff brought out a colourful rally that paraded through the campus. A discussion was also held at the Central auditorium.
The other programmes included live concert, inter-department debate competition, friendly cricket match, exhibition of projects innovated by the students. In the afternoon, the VC distributed prizes among the winners of the competitions following a cultural function.