DU celebrates Spring Festival


DHAKA, March 28, 2019 (BSS) – Dhaka University Cultural Society (DUCS)
today hold “Bashonto Utshab-1425” (Spring Festival) amid festivity and

The day long festival was held on Teacher-Student Centre (TSC) premises on
the campus.

Actor Lucky Inam, dancer Sharmila Bandapadhyay and recite artist Vashwar
Bandapadhyay were honoured with lifetime achievement awards from DUCS.

While addressing the programme, DU Vice-Chancellor (VC) Professor Dr
Akhtaruzzaman said, “Every nation’s most powerful reflection is its cultural
activities. The more we’ll keep ourselves connected with it, the more the
spirit of Liberation War, secularity, humanity, liberal moral values will
spread among us.”

Deputy office Secretary of Bangladesh Awami League and special secretary
to the Prime Minister Biplob Barua said, “Our university students across the
globe hold the spirit of spring.”

The daylong event hosted monkey show, puppet dance, merry go round,
cockfight, puthipath, kirton and various other folklore cultural
presentations. Cultural performances of the students of Dhaka University,
bands like Dolchut, Gaankobi and Krishnopokkho performed in the concert

Advisor of TSC Professor Shoumitra Shekhar, DUCSU Assistant General
Secretary (AGS) Saddam Hussain, DUCSU Cultural Secretary Asif Talukdar, DUCS
President Ragib Rahman addressed the function while DUCS moderator Sabrina
Sultana Chowdhury presided over the function.