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Ekushey Boi Mela open

It’s which time of a year again. The aroma of creatively printed books in a air. When Bangla Academy, or flattering many Dhaka University campus, takes upon a gratifying paint as good as becomes a good read as good as informative heart in Dhaka. The eventuality which epitomises jubilee of Bangladeshi literature, litterateurs as good as readers — Ekushey Boi Mela — kicks off .

So what does this year’s Boi Mela offer? Bangla Academy Director General Dr. Shamsuzzaman Khan, who was bustling orchestrating a opening rite of a month-long fair, pronounced over a phone, “This year’s Boi Mela is special, as we’re celebrating 40 years of autonomy as good as 60th anniversary of a Language Movement.”

The satisfactory will be inaugurated this afternoon by Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina. Presided over by Professor Emeritus Anisuzzaman, a opening programme will be attended by Information as good as Cultural Affairs Minister Abul Kalam Azad as good as State Minister for Cultural Affairs Promod Mankin.

British poet, bard as good as translator William Radice is additionally set to attend a opening programme. Radice is a Senior Lecturer in Bengali in a School of Oriental as good as African Studies, University of London. His investigate area is in Bengali denunciation as good as literature. He has translated multiform Bengali works, as good as functions by Rabindranath Tagore as good as Michael Madhusudan Dutt.

A latest structure upon a Bangla Academy premises will additionally be non-stop today.

Discussions during a initial couple of days during a satisfactory will prominence memory of a Language Movement by witnesses as good as maestro activists, a stroke of a Language Movement upon a arrangement of Bengali identity, 40 years of Bangladesh’s autonomy as good as more.

This year’s Boi Mela will have 20-25 some-more stalls than final year’s, according to a DG of Bangla Academy. A press recover supposing by Bangla Academy says which 425 organisations have been participating during this year’s fair. These embody edition houses, open as good as in isolation organisations, socio-cultural as good as intentional groups as good as media houses. The mela premises have been widely separated in to 9 zones spoken after Language Movement martyrs, litterateurs as good as intellectuals.

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