Celebration of 100 years of AM College, Mymensingh
Govt. Ananda Mohan College recently celebrated its 100 years contribution to education in the country. A two-day programme included discussion, seminar, screening of documentary, and reunion of alumni and cultural functions. Education minister Nurul Islam Nahid attended the inaugural session of the celebration as chief guest.
Presided over by college principal Prof. Md. Juhurul Haque, the inaugural function was also addressed among others by state minister for Health and Family Welfare Dr. Captain (Retd) Mujibur Rahman Fakir, MP, KM Khalid Babu, MP, Mustaq Ahmed Ruhi, MP, Prof. Abdul Haque, Mymensingh Police Superintendent Khondaker Golam Faruq, Dr. Gazi Hasan Kamrul and Kazi Azad Jahan Shamim.
Among others Dr. Abdur Razzaq, Minister for Food and Disaster Management, Land Minister Rezaul Karim Hira, Vice-Chancellor of Jatiya Kabi Kazi Nazrul Islam University Prof. Dr. Giasuddin Ahmed, Executive of Rtv M Hamid, advocate Firoz Uddin Ahmed, Saidur Rahman Babu, Faruq Ahmed Khan and advocate Masudul Alam Khan Tanna, Prof. Mujibur Rahman, Md. Hamidul Haque, advocate Badaruddin Ahmed, Sultan Uddin Ahmed Prof. AMM Shamsur Rahman, Prof. Bimol Kanti Dey and Prof. Md. Shafi Uddin addressed the programmes held marking the celebration. .
A seminar titled ' The role of Ananda Mohan College during the War of Liberation' was addressed by advocate Anisur Rahman Khan, Principal of Teachers Training College Prof. Tofazzol Hossain, Prof. Shahidullah, Mujibur Rahman Khan Milky, advocate Sumendra Kishore Chowdhury and advocate Moazzem Hossain Babul and Mufizun Noor Khoka with Prof. Abul Kalam in the chair.
Among others alumni of the college advocate Kabir Uddin Bhuiyan, Haluaghat Upazila Chairman Ali Azgar, AKM Sajjad Hossain Shaheen and Mahbub Jahan Shaheen took part in the remembering session titled ' Ananda Mohan College in Hearts'.
The college history in brief :
Govt. Ananda Mohan College was established in 1908. But the activities of the college was started in 1901. Barrister Ananda Mohan Bose, the first wrangler of this subcontinent was the main figure to establish the college, one of the reputed colleges of the country.