The UK committee of the Human Rights and Peace for Bangladesh (HRPFB) organisation organised a special meeting in a restaurant in Whitechapel last Wednesday to celebrate the achievements of two of its senior members.
Central President Adv Manjil Murshed has been promoted to the status of senior lawyer of the Appellate Division of the Bangladesh Supreme Court. Chair of the UK committee, senior journalist Mr Rahmat Ali, celebrated 50 years as a journalist.
Tower Hamlets Speaker, Cllr Ahbab Hossain, attended as Chief Guest. Special guests included Mr Syed Nahas Pasha, former President of the London Bangla Press Club; senior journalist Mr Musleh Ahmed; Mustak Babul; Zakir Hussain; A Q Chowdhury Murad; Md Rezaul Karim Mridha; MA Zaman; Anwar Shahjahan; Khaled Masud Roney; Poli Rahman; Shebul Khan; Muhi Mikdad; and Misba Uddin.
The meeting was chaired by Cllr Ayas Miah, Secretary General of HRPFB, and presented by Abul Hussain, Joint Secretary of HRPFB-UK Branch.
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