| সৈয়দ মুর্তাজা আলী|
Khan Bahadur Sikandar Ali
| July 1, 1902 (1902-07-01) Karimganj, Assam Province, British India|
Syed Mujtaba Ali (brother)
9 August 1981, Dhaka, Bangladesh
Presidency University, Kolkata
Syed Murtaza Ali (July 1, 1902 – August 9, 1981) was a Bangladeshi writer and historian. He was the elder brother of writer and linguist Syed Mujtaba Ali.
Syed Murtaza Ali Wikipedia
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.
He served as the President of the Bangla Academy during 1969-1971 and 1975-1977 and Asiatic Society of Bangladesh in 1974.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)
Bangla Academy Literary Award (1973)
Independence Day Award (1982)