Swechchhasebak League leaders recalled contributions of eminent nuclear scientist Dr MA Wazed Miah for promoting science in home and abroad.
Marking the 80th birthday of Dr Wazed, husband of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, the votuntary wing of Awami League, organized a commemorative meeting.
Swechchhasebak League President Nirmal Ranjan Guha and General Secreatry Afzalur Rahman Babu were, among others, present in the meeting at Dhanmondi Club of the capital on Tuesday.
Dr Wazed, affectionately called as ‘Sudha Miah’, was born in a respectable Muslim family of Laldighee Fatehpur village in Pirganj upazila of Rangpur in 1942. He breathed his last in Dhaka on May 9, 2009 at the age of 67 and was buried at their family graveyard in his native village.