All set to celebrate Pahela Baishakh in Khulna

13 April, 2019 12:00 AM printer

KHULNA: All sorts of preparations have been completed to celebrate Pahela Baishakh the very first day of the Bengali new year, amid traditional festivities on Sunday next, reports BSS.

Khulna Metropolitan Police (KMP) has taken three-tire security measures for smooth celebration of Pahela Baishakh.

District administration, different socio-cultural organizations and political parties have taken elaborate programme to mark the festival. Khulna district administration will begin the day with bringing out a colourful procession which will start from Shibbari Intersection and end at Officers Club.

Cultural programmes and ‘Panta Utsob’ will be held on Bakultala premises at the residence of Khulna deputy commissioner in the morning and ‘Folk Festival’ will be held at Shaheed Hadis Park in the city.