5-day long mobile book fair held at Barisal

Ahasan, Dhaka, May 17, 2019

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Bishwa Sahitya Kendra completed a five-day long mobile book fair which was started on 28 April at Barisal Brojomohun School auditorium. Prof. Md. Yunus, Chairman,  Secondary and Higher Secondary Education Board, Barisal inaugurated the event. Prof. Mohammad Hanif was the Chief Guest while coordinator of Bishwa Shahito Kendra, Barisal Division conducted the session.

The Special Guest of the event was cultural personality Advocate S.M Iqbal, Mr Kajol Ghosh, Coordinator, Barisal Cultural Council, Prof. S. M. Imanul Hakim, Former Principal, Brojomohun College, Dr Alok Shaha, Regional Director, National University. The inaugural speech was given by Mobile Bookfair Incharge Mr Delwar Hossain. The mentioned book fair remained open 2:00 pm to 10:00 pm from 28 April to 2 May daily. Publications from Bishwa Sahitya Kendra and other local and foreign publishers were available during the time. It was 85th  book fair powered by Ministry of Cultural Affairs and IFIC Bank. Gradually divisional city, district and some selected Upazila will be covered to organize such kind of book fair.