A two-day folk festival titled Folk Festival- 2019 began at Bangladesh University of Professionals (BUP) on Sunday. BUP Cultural Club organised the fest under the supervision of Department of Sociology, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS).
BUP vice-chancellor Major General Md Emdad-Ul-Bari, ndc, psc, te graced the occasion as the chief guest in the fest and BUP Pro-VC Professor M Abul Kashem Mozumder attended the programme as the special guest.Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) Dean Brig Gen A K M Iqbal Azim also Chief Coordinator of the fest and Prominent fiction writer Anisul Hoque were present on the occasion among others.
The programme will continue till today. The inauguration programme started yesterday. The day-long event covered Baul Song, Magical performance of Folk band “Aktara” and “Ponchoborgo”, Folk song by the students and artistes, Painting Exhibition, Treasure Hunt. The Final round and prize distribution ceremony of two-day BUP Folk Fest-2019 will be held today.