Uday Hakim’s ‘Darjeelingey Bristy Kalimpongey Rod’ hits book fair

Staff Correspondent

11 April, 2021 12:00 AM printer

Uday Hakim’s ‘Darjeelingey Bristy Kalimpongey Rod’ hits book fair

Renowned writer, journalist, recitation artiste and corporate personality Uday Hakim’s new travelogue ‘Darjeelingey Bristy Kalimpongey Rod’ (Drizzling in Darjeeling, shining in Kalimpong), has been published in this Amar Ekushey Book Fair.

The travelogue has been written on author’s recent Darjeeling tour. Darjeeling is a beautiful and fascinating place of West Bengal, India.

The book is available at stall No.05 of Anindya Prokash at Suhrawardy Udyan. The book will also be available on the Rokomari website (https://www.rokomari.com/).

The 128-page book has priced at Tk.500. Dhruba Esh designed the cover of the book.

In this regard, Uday Hakim said, “This book is not a conventional travel story. The reader will get both the story and the journey together. I hope the readers will enjoy it. Hopefully the book will come in handy for new writers and travelers.”

Uday Hakim was born on 25 March in 1975 at Bordhonpara village under Mirzapur Upazila of Tangail District. After obtaining his graduation and post-graduation degrees in Mass Communication and Journalism from Dhaka University, he worked 12 years in national Bangla dailies including, Prothom Alo, and Kaler Kantha. He also worked for Channel i and CSB Television.

Uday Hakim joined Walton Group in 2010. He is now working as Executive Director of the country’s electronics giant. He is also playing the role of advisory editor of risingbd.com, one of the leading news portals in Bangladesh.

Travelling attracts Uday Hakim terribly. Uday Hakim has created a new trend in the recent travel literature.

His other books include ‘Rohossomoy Adam Pahar’ (Mysterious Adam’s Peak), Sundori Jele Kannaya-O-Rohossomoy Guha (Fisherman’s Beautiful Daughter and Mysterious Cave’, ‘Helichair’ and ‘Vuter Mohasomabesh, (Ghosts’ Mass Gathering), etc.