BSS-02 Cultural function on Baul Shah Abdul Karim held in Gaibandha




Cultural function on Baul Shah Abdul Karim held in Gaibandha

GAIBANDHA, Dec 21, 2017 (BSS) – A cultural evening in the memory of Baul Samrat Shah Abdul Karim entitled ‘Age Ki Sundar Din Kataitam’ was held at Dr. Shakhwat Hossain Mukta Manch of Gaibandha Nattya and Cultural Sangstha (GNCS) here on Wednesday.

Baul Shah Abdul Karim Shilpi and Voktogoshti (BSAKSV), Gaibandha, arranged the cultural programme to pay homage to Baul Shah Abdul Karim.

An inaugural session was also held with M. Ragib Hasan Chowdhury Habul, general secretary of GNCS and advisor of BSAKSV here, in the chair while Goutamashis Guha Sarker was the moderator.

Deputy Commissioner Gautam Chandra Paul inaugurated the function as the chief guest and police super Mashrukur Rahman Khaled and Mayor Gaibandha Municipality Advocate Shah Masud Zahangir Kabir Milon were present as the special guests.

DC Gautam Chandra Paul in his speech said Baul Shah Abdul Karim wrote about 1600 songs for the people and love, justice, injustice, superstition and non-communalism had been expressed through his songs.

The DC also thanked the organizer for arranging the function for the people.

Later, a cultural function was held where the artistes of Bishmoy Music School conducted by BTV and Betar Music singer Mohammad Ali Khan performed popular songs of Baul Shah Abdul Karim to entertain the people.

A large number of people including govt. officials, political leaders, public representatives, social workers, town elite, and journalists attended the programme spontaneously.

BSS/CORR/AU/11:10 hrs