Poet Abdul Hai Mashreki was remembered on his the 30th death anniversary on Tuesday.
To mark the day poet Abdul Hai Mashreki Research Centre arranged a discussion meeting in the capital’s Purana Paltan area on the day.
Speaking as the chief guest of the remembrance meeting, additional Secretary of road transport and highway division Mohammed Belayet Hossain said, “Like like poet Kazi Nazrul Islam, poet Masreki also had to struggle throughout his life. His songs and poems are composed in simple language and they can easily appeal to the minds of the common people. He was poet of nature and human being.”
Joint Chief of the division MD Zakir Hossain, Joint Director of Kochi Kanchar Mela Abu Taher Bokul, senior sub-editor of the daily Ittefaq Mohammad Al Mamun also spoke on the occasion, among others.