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DU celebrates birthday anniversary of Humayun Ahmed

DHAKA, Nov 13, 2017 (BSS) - Dhaka University (DU) authority today
celebrated 69th birthday anniversary of writer, dramatist, screenwriter and filmmaker Humayun Ahmed.

Himu Poribhan celebrated the day organizing a programme titled 'Humayun Birthday Anniversary-2017' at Teacher-Student Center (TSC) on the campus this evening, said a DU release here.

DU Vice-Chancellor Professor Md Akhtaruzzaman inaugurated the function by cutting a cake as the chief guest while the writer's wife Meher Afroz Shaon was present on the occasion.

Humayun Ahmed, son of late Foyzur Rahman Ahmed and Ayesha Foyez, was born on November 13, 1948 at Kutubpur in Mymensingh. He died on July 19, 2012 at a hospital in New York, the USA.