Wednesday, 5 October, 2022
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Gazi Mazharul Anwar to be remembered at BSA today

A memorial meeting for eminent lyricist, film director, producer Gazi Mazharul Anwar will be held at National Art Gallery Auditorium of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy (BSA) in the capital today (03:00pm).  

The programme has been jointly organised by Gitikobi Sangha Bangladesh and BSA.

Information and Broadcasting Minister Dr Hasan Mahmud will attend the programme as the chief guest.

Mazharul Anwar’s wife Zohra Gazi, two children Anwar Upal, Dithi Anwar, composer and music director Sheikh Sadi Khan, singers Khurshid Alam, Sabina Yasmin, Abida Sultana, Rafiqul Alam, Kanak Chapa, Rumana Islam, Agun, Robi Chowdhury and Monir Khan, actors Omar Sani and Anjana will also attend the memorial meeting.   

Mazharul Anwar’s son Upal said, “In the past few days, I have realised that people of the country loved my father so much. Our family is grateful to all. I urge everyone to attend the memorial meeting. ”

Dithi said, “We are grateful to the people of the country. They have shown the highest respect and honour to my father.”  

Gazi Mazharul Anwar passed away on September 4.