The freshers’ reception for the 7th Batch Masters Students and the 3rd Batch first year honors students respectively of the Institute of Disaster Management & Vulnerability Studies (IDMVS) of Dhaka University (DU) was held today (Tuesday) May 05, 2015 at the TSC auditorium of the university. Dhaka University Pro-Vice Chancellor (Academic) Prof. Dr. Nasreen Ahmad addressed the function as chief guest.
Director of IDMVS Prof. Dr. Mahbuba Nasreen presided over the function while Dean of the Faculty of Social Science Prof. Farid Uddin Ahmed and Dean of the Faculty of Arts Prof. Dr. Md. Akhtaruzzaman addressed it as special guests.
Dhaka University Pro-Vice Chancellor (Academic) Prof. Dr. Nasreen Ahmad urged the students of IDMVS to play pioneering role to create awareness among the people on various natural disasters including earthquake. She hoped that the IDMVS would play an effective role to produce skilled and trained manpower on disaster management. She also called upon the students to equip themselves with spirit of our Liberation War to ensure DU campus free from vitiated and wrong-headed people who harassed the women during Bangla New Year celebration program.
(Md. Rafiqul Islam)