Dhaka, Tuesday, March 28, 2017


International : **S.African anti-apartheid icon Ahmed Kathrada dies: charity foundation ** Australia braces for Cyclone Debbie ** 5.0-magnitude quake strikes off SW coast of Japan's Hokkaido    |   

Khulna to observe death anniversary of Hazi Muhammad Mohsin

KHULNA, Jan 6, 2017 (BSS) - The Khulna district administration has taken elaborate programme to observe the 203rd death anniversary of noted philanthropist Hazi Muhammad Mohsin here tomorrow.

Born in 1730 at Hoogly in India, Mohsin died on November 29 in 1812.

The death anniversary deferred from November 29 to January 7, 2016, due to annual examinations in different school, madrasa and colleges, said an official.

The decision was taken at a meeting on November 15, 2016 held at the conference room of the deputy commissioner (DC) with Nazmul Ahsan, DC of Khulna in the chair.

The programme includes discussion meeting, doa mehfil, essay competition on the life and sketch of Hazi Muhasin and to unveil a book title 'Mohiosi Nari Monnuzan Khanam, Mahatma Hazi Muhammad Mohsin and Sayedpur Trust Estate' written by professor Md. Bazlul Karim, S M Roisuddin Ahmmad and Sayed Ashraf Ali.

Hazi Muhammad Muhasin established different schools, colleges and huge charity organizations in the subcontinent including Bangladesh.

Khulna divisional commissioner Md Abdus Samad is expected to attend the discussion meeting as chief guest.