East West University (EWU) Social Relations department on Wednesday arranged an online discussion on Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman titled "Bangabandhu: Visionary and Charismatic Leader" on the occasion of Mujib Year.
The event was chaired by Prof Dr Md Mobarak Hossain Khan, chairperson of the Social Relations department while Dr Rafiqul Huda Chaudhury, chairperson of EWU Center for Research and Training, was present as the chief guest, said a press release.
Dr Syed Anwar Husain, Bangabandhu Chair, Bangladesh University of Professionals (BUP) was the speaker and former chairperson of Dhaka University History department Prof Dr Nurul Huda Abul Monsur also attended the event as a special guest.
In his long yet thoughtful deliberation, Dr Husain said Bangabandhu was optimistic, selfless, active and a motivated leader who dreamt of an independent Bangladesh immediately after the creation of Pakistan and planted his dream in millions of Bangladeshis.
"His speech on 7th March was the turning point when Bangabandhu from a visionary political leader turned himself into a charismatic leader of the nation," he added.