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Bhawaiya Festival 2020 begins today

  • Published at 08:40 pm February 27th, 2020
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Bhawaiya Festival 2020 is set to begin today at Kurigram Government College premises| Courtesy

Organizers are hoping that the audiences will be enthralled by the captivating performances of popular Bhawaiya artists and dancers of the Rangpur region over the course of the festival

Bhawaiya Festival 2020, organized by Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy in cooperation with the Ministry of Cultural Affairs, begins today at the Kurigram Government College premises. Curtain will fall tomorrow on the two day festival. 

The final discussion session, which will be held tomorrow at 4pm, is going to be attended by the State Minister of Primary and Mass Education Md Zakir Hossain, the organizers informed the press. 

Kurigram's  deputy commissioner Sultana Parvin will chair the event. The incumbent Member of Parliament of Kurigram-2 Ponir Uddin Ahmed will also take part in the discussion session.

Organizers are hoping that the audiences will be enthralled by the captivating performances of popular Bhawaiya artists and dancers of the Rangpur region over the course of the festival. Guests at the event are also expected to make it a point to emphasize on preserving the century-old Bhawaiya songs for future generations.