RANGAMATI: The world elephant day was observed at Kaptai upazila in Rangamati upazila on Friday morning.
Chattogram South Forest Division organised the programme at Prashanti Park of the upazila.
Forest Department Kaptai range officer Khandakar Mahamudul Haque Murad gave the welcome speech.
Assistant conservator of forests Ganga Prasad Chakma, CMC president Kazi Maksudur Rahman Babul, Kaptai Press Club president Md Kabir Hossain, UP chairman Engineer Abdul Latif, and Chirai wood trader organisation vice president Lokman Ahmed spoke as special guests.
Earlier, a procession was brought out which paraded the streets of the upazila town.