Syed Murtaza Ali
|Syed Murtaza Ali|
|Native name||সৈয়দ মুর্তাজা আলী|
July 1, 1902|
Karimganj, Assam Province, British India
August 9, 1981 (aged 79)|
|Alma mater||Presidency College, Calcutta|
|Relatives||Syed Mujtaba Ali (brother)|
Background and educationEdit
Ali's ancestral residence was at Uttarsur, Habiganj District. His father, Khan Bahadur Sikandar Ali, was a Sub-Registrar. Ali passed his matriculation examination from Sylhet Government School in 1921 and passed his ISc from Murari Chand College in 1923. He earned his bachelor's in Physics from Presidency College, Calcutta.
In 1926, he became the Magistrate of Maulvi Bazar subdivision. He was Sub-divisional Officer in 1940. Later he became the Under Secretary in the Education Department. He retired from civil service positions in 1959.
- Pashchim Pakistan (1952)
- The History of Jaintia (1954)
- History of Chittagong (1964)
- Hazrat Shah Jalal O Sylheter Itihas (1965).
- Amader Kaler Katha (1968),
- Muztaba-Katha O Anyanya Prasanga (1976)
- Prabandha Bichitra (1967)