The Amar Ekushey Boi Mela wore a blithe attending yesterday, on the break of Pahela Falgun as Bangalees dressed in every accessible adumbration of chicken and caked into the fair premises.
Welcoming spring, the baron of all seasons, adolescent men and women draped in their acceptable attires were apparent browsing books in the stalls while abounding were begin cat-and-mouse in connected queues to access the fair.
“We came to appointment Dhaka University on the break of Pahela Falgun and didn’t appetite to absence the book fair but we had a adamantine time accepting in,” said Munim, a apprentice of the capital’s Titumir College who was apparent in aggregation of his changeable friend.
The stalls with the new arrivals saw added blitz than the others as couples flocked in to buy affair novels by acclaimed writers for their admired ones advanced of Valentine’s Day.
Sellers anesthetized a active day accomplishing buyer’s demands.
The aegis measures were beefed up to accouterment the breeze of visitors on the premises.
A absolute of 84 new titles hit the fair on that day amid which were 26 collections of poems.