Education Minister Dr. Dipu Moni will inaugurate the 120th birth anniversary program of our national poet Kazi Nazrul Islam on Saturday (May 25) at Trishal. She will be the chief guest in the function which will be held at Nazrul Mancha of Nazrul academy ground.
The inaugural function chaired by the State Minister for Cultural Affairs K.M. Khalid the function will be attended by the Vice-Chancellor of Biswa Bharati University of India, Chairman of the permanent standing committee of Cultural Ministry and local member of Jatiyo Sangsad Hafez Ruhul Amin Madani and Jatiyo Sangsad member Ashim Kumar Ukil as the special guests.
In the function, the address of welcome will be delivered by the secretary in charge of the ministry of cultural affairs Dr. Abu Hena Mostofa Kamal NDC.
The discussants in the inaugural function will be the grand daughter of the late poet and member of the trustee board of Nazrul Institute Khilkhil Kazi. The Nazrul memorial speech will be delivered by Vice Chancellor of Rabindra University Dr. Biswajit Ghose.
The main theme of this years Nazrul birth anniversary is ‘Bangladesh of Bangabandhu in the thought of Nazrul’.
Besides, on next May 26 and May 27 discussions on Nazrul, song, dance and dramas will be staged. Nazrul fair will also be held for all the three days.
Like previous years Nazrul village fair and book fair will be held for three days organized by Nazrul Academy and Nazrul college ground. Meanwhile the business men from far flung areas are coming to participate in the village fair.