The 47th death anniversary of Alhaj Abdus Sobhan (Advocate), father of Bashundhara Group Chairman Ahmed Akbar Sobhan, will be observed on today.
Alhaj Abdus Sobhan, a renowned lawyer of the Supreme Court, died on August 9, 1975.
Born on January 21, 1901, Abdus Sobhan was a renowned social reformer, educationist and lawyer.
He contributed a lot to the social reforms.
Marking his death anniversary, Khatm-e-Quran and special prayers will be held at various mosques and madrasas across the country. Besides, Khatm-e-Quran and special prayers will be held at Banani graveyard.
His life and contributions to social reforms will be recalled on the day.
Countrymen, relatives, and well-wishers have been requested to pray for the salvation of the departed soul.
BDST: 1208 HRS, Aug 09, 2022