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Poet Shahjahan Abdali’s 58th birthday today

Poet Shahjahan Abdali’s 58th birthday today

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Today is the 58th birthday of poet and writer Shahjahan Abdali.

Shahjahan Abdali was born at Dariakandi village in Banchharampur upazila of Brahmanbaria in 1964, said a press release.

He authored 70 books based on history of Liberation War, science fiction and satire. The poet’s popular books are-‘Netar Chamak’, ‘Kajer Majhe Amar Jara’, ‘Ei Somajer Sebok Jara’ and ‘Chorar Nupur’.

Shahjahan Abdali is the editor of monthly ‘Dolon Chapa’ and general secretary of International Bangla Literature Centre Dhaka.

Shahjahan Abdali was given Madhusudan Academy Award, Bangladesh Cultural Foundation Gold Medal, Poet Shamsur Rahman Literature Award, Father Benjamin Kosta Literature Award, Poet Jashimuddin Literature Award and Joy Bangla Literature Medal.