Read books in libraries, make enlightened people”(গ্রন্থাগারে বই পড়ি আলোকিত মানুষ গড়ি): Theme for the National Library Day 2019

Syeda Mukta Begum, January 27, 2019

A meeting of the National Committee of the National Library Day was held on 16 January 2019 at 11:00 AM in the Ministry of Culture’s Affairs. The meeting was held as an introductory to make a decision and finalise the National Library Day theme for 2019 which is going to be held on 5 February in Bangladesh. The theme for National Library Day 2019 is ‘Read books in libraries, Make enlightened people”(গ্রন্থাগারে বই পড়ি আলোকিত মানুষ গড়ি)

The Secretary of the Ministry of Cultural Affairs (MOCA) presided over the meeting. Members of the National Committee were present in the meeting. President of LAB and Chairman and Secretary General of BALID along with other executive committee members were present in the meeting to make the day successful one.

Photo: Hamidur Rahman Tushar Facebook page


The Director-General of Public Library Department coordinated the meeting. A number of decisions were taken in the meeting including, distributing and arranging T-Shirts, caps, balloons, posters, band party and related matters. The different organizations from Bangladesh including Bangladesh National Book Centre, The British Council, Bangladesh Islamic Foundation, Bangladesh Islamic Foundation, LAB, BALID and other educational institutions will be participating at this colourful rally. A Souvenir will also be published on this special occasion. Other professional bodies i.e. BALID will be organing a seminar in February 2019 to mark the day a very special. All-District Administrations will be taking different programme in their own districts to observe the National Library Day.

To download the logo and theme of the National Library Day 2019 click here