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bKash distributes graphic novel ‘Mujib’ to 100 schools

  • Staff Correspondent
  • 9 August, 2022 12:00 AM
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bKash has distributed 4,000 copies of the graphic novel ‘Mujib’ to 100 schools in Khulna division in a bid to inspire the students with the ideals of the Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman.

As part of the initiative of distributing 20,000 copies of graphic novel ‘Mujib’ to 500 schools across the country marking Bangabandhu's birth centenary and the golden jubilee of Bangladesh's independence, earlier, bKash distributed this graphic novel through Bishwo Shahitto Kendro in different schools of Dhaka, Rajshahi, Barishal, Mymensingh and Sylhet divisions, said a press release.

In continuation of this programme, bKash distributed the graphic novel in Khulna in the month of mourning on Monday.

Divisional Commissioner of Khulna Md Zillur Rahman, Chief External and Corporate Affairs Officer of bKash Maj Gen (retd) Sheikh Md Monirul Islam, Chairperson of Social Development Foundation (SDF) also Bishwo Shahitto Kendro’s Trustee and Former Senior Secretary Md Abdus Samad and Director of Bishwo Shahitto Kendro Shameem Al Mamun handed over the novels to the school representatives at Shilpakala Academy in Khulna city.

With the support of bKash, Bishwo Shahitto Kendro has been distributing the graphic novel 'Mujib' which is published in eight series by the Center for Research and Information (CRI) based on Bangabandhu's autobiography 'Oshomapto Attojiboni' ('The Unfinished Memoirs').

The graphic novel 'Mujib' depicts the experiences of Bangabandhu's childhood, adolescence, and social and political activities in a format suitable for both children and adolescents with a vibrant combination of dialogues, stories, and illustrations.

The relationship of bKash with book donation is remarkable from its inception.