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Street drama “Operation Gulmarg” marking Black Day

  • Sun Online Desk
  • 24th October, 2021 08:30:29 PM
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Different pro-liberation organisations and cultural activists have staged “Operation Gulmarg” marking the Black Day on October 22.

On the day of 1947, Pakistan-led tribal forces attacked innocent Kashmiri people in a bid to take control of Jammu and Kashmir.

The programme took place in front of Jatiya Press Club drawing parallel to 1971 Genocide named “Operation Searchlight” by Pakistani army in Bangladesh.

In the beginning, Bangladesh national anthem was played. Samad Bhuiyan and his group mimed Operation Gulmarg. Artists of different theaters of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy took part in the drama. Umme Salma Shimu, Lamia Akter, Boby Akter, Sumi Akter, Nabil Mahmud Sabbir, Arif Hossain, and Sazzad Masud performed, among others.