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Annual Conference on Plant Tissue Culture & Biotechnology held at DU

Published on: 11:38 pm - Saturday | August 31, 2019


A day-long annual conference on “Plant Tissue Culture & Biotechnology” was held on Saturday at Dhaka University (DU) Botany Department auditorium.

Vice-Chancellor of DU Prof. Dr. Md. Akhtaruzzaman addressed the program as chief guest.  Bangladesh Association for Plant Tissue Culture and Biotechnology (BAPTC&B) organized the event.

President of BAPTC&B Prof. Dr. Rakha Hari Sarker presided over the function while Dean of the Faculty of Biological Sciences of DU Prof. Dr Md. Imdadul Hoque and Director General of Bangladesh Sugar-crop Research Institute Dr. Md. Amzad Hossain addressed it as special guests.

DU Vice-Chancellor Prof. Dr. Md. Akhtaruzzaman urged the researchers to play an effective role to develop the agriculture sector in the country.  He  also stressed the need for preservation of bio-diversity.

He called upon all concerned to work together to reduce risk in the fields of bioscience research.
Several teachers and researchers from different universities and research institutions participated in the conference.