A farewell ceremony, organised by UGC officers' association, for immediate-past members of University Grants Commission (UGC) was held at the UGC auditorium today.
The outgoing members were Professor Dr Mohammad Mohabbat Khan, Prof Dr Abul Hashem and Prof Dr Md Akhtar Hossain.
UGC Chairman Prof Abdul Mannan attended the function as the chief guest with Md Kamal Hossain, president of UGC officers' association, in the chair.
UGC members-- Prof Dr Mohammad Yousuf Ali Mollah and Prof Dr Dil Afroza Begum-- were present as special guests on the occasion.
Prof Abdul Mannan recalled the contribution of the outgoing members of the commission to the higher education.
Secretary Dr Md Khaled, divisional heads, officers and employees of the UGC were present, among others.