Exhibition on Bangabandhu draws huge crowd in Khulna

17 January, 2021 12:00 AM printer

KHULNA: Under the title, ‘Bangabandhu: Statesman of the Era’ the exhibition drew huge crowds on Saturday including students of educational institutions to know different times of expression during his entire life and life sketch at divisional museum in Khulna city.

The Indira Gandhi Cultural Centre (IGCC) and the High Commission of India in Bangladesh in association with Shilpakala Academy and Department of Archaeology of Khulna University have organised the three day-long art exhibition as part of the celebration programmes marking the birth centenary of the Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman.

While inaugurating the exhibition on Friday evening, Khulna City Mayor Talukder Abdul Khaleque has said that Bangabandhu turned ‘Statesman of the Era’ by taking far-reaching plans to free the Bangalee Nation as well as establish independent Bangladesh.

Describing life-sketch of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, the mayor said, he has taken challenge to turn independent Bangladesh into a develop country after taking country’s power in 1972.

Remembering Bangabandhu’s entire work before and after the Liberation War, Khaleque said, his daughter Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has been leading Bangladesh towards a develop one, dreamt by the Father of the Nation.