Today, Sunday (December 10) is the birthday of the country’s 22nd President Md Sahabuddin. He was a lawyer, professor, journalist and judge. Sahabuddin was also a former commissioner of the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC).
He was born in 1949 in Jubilee Tankpara of Pabna city. His father was late Sharfuddin Ansari and mother Mosammat Khairunnecha.
Md. Sahabuddin completed his education by obtaining MSc and LLB degrees from Rajshahi University. He participated in the Great War of Liberation after receiving training from India as a student. As the leader of Pabna District of Swadhin Bangla Chhatra Parishad, Md. is one of the first flag hoisters of Swadhin Bengal in Pabna. Sahabuddin. He was an active worker of Pabna Chhatra League. Then in 1971 he was elected president of Pabna District Chhatra League.
In 1982 he joined the BCS (Justice) department. Sahabuddin. In 1995, he was elected as the Secretary General of the Judicial Service Association. During his career, he served as Assistant Judge, Joint District Judge, Additional District Judge and District Judge in various districts. He was also a professor of Shaheed Bulbul College.
Various organizations in Pabna have organized various programs around the President’s birthday.