Ayub Bachchu's ‘Rupali Guitar’ to be opened Wednesday

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17th September, 2019 09:27:49 printer

Ayub Bachchu's ‘Rupali Guitar’ to be opened Wednesday

A sculpture of silver guitar (Rupali Guitar), set commemorating Bangladesh's rock legend and founder of musical band LRB Ayub Bachchu at the Probortok intersection of Chattogram, will be inaugurated on Wednesday.

Chattogram City Corporation (CCC) Mayor AJM Nasir Uddin will inaugurate the sculpture tomorrow evening, just a month before the death anniversary of Ayub Bachchu, according to media reports.

The Probortok intersection will also be named “Ayub Bachchu Square”.

The sculpture of the 18-foot-high guitar, made of steel and having six strings, was completed on August 8. It was made representing Ayub Bachchu's unforgettable melody Rupali Guitar.

The legendary singer died of a heart attack at the age of 56 on October 18 last year.

He composed blockbuster hit songs like Cholo Bodley Jai, Hashtey Dekho Gaite Dekho, Rupali Guitar, Ekhon Onek Raat.