Nat’l Vegetable Fair begins Thursday

Staff Correspondent

24 January, 2019 12:00 AM printer

The 3-day National Vegetable Fair will kick off on Thursday in the city in a bid to ensure safe vegetable production and nutrition.

Agriculture Minister Dr Md Abdur Razzaque will be present as the chief guest and Commerce Minister Tipu Munshi will be present as the special guest at the inaugural ceremony at Krishibid Institute Bangladesh (KIB) auditorium at Farm Gate in the city.

Md Nasiruzzaman, acting secretary of Agriculture Ministry will preside over the opening ceremony.

This year, the theme of the fair is “Nirapod Shobji Korbo Chash, Pusti Milbe Baromash”.