Ekushey Book Fair draws huge crowd in Khulna

13th February, 2019 10:06:21 printer

KHULNA: With beginning of the Bangla month Falgun, Amar Ekushey Book Fair wore a festive look as thousands of enthusiastic booklovers and people from all strata thronged the fair at the Divisional Public Library premises in Boyra area by exhibiting books of different genres of literature and other areas of knowledge, reports BSS.

Khulna Divisional Public Library organized the month-long “Ekushey Book Fair” that begun on February 1, inaugurated by Mayor of KCC Talukder Abdul Khaleque.

Hundreds of school, college and university students crowded the different book stalls. The number of booklovers increased in the afternoon. Member secretary of the fair organizing committee Ahsanullah told BSS that fair gaining momentum last few days and fair draws huge crowd.

“Every day new book was unveiled of different poets and writers. Side by side poem recitation and cultural programme was held every day,” he said.