DHAKA, April 18, 2018 (BSS) – A cultural function on the life and works of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman was held at theater auditorium of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy here last night.
Shilpakala Academy organised the event. At the onset of the function, rich tributes were paid to the memory of Bangabandhu and all martyrs of the 1971 War of Liberation.
Leading artistes of the country sang different songs written on Bangabandhu and performed dance. The function began with the song ‘Rupsee Bangla, Janani Bangla, Aj Knede Knede Kay, Tumar Mujib Kuthay’, composed by Liaquat Ali Lucky.
Artistes MA Momen, Suchitra Rani Sutradhar, Rafi Talukder, Sohana Rahman and Anabida Ali, and Dhaka Sangskritik Dal performed music while artistes of the Shilpakala Academy performed dance with songs.
Artistes Wardi Wahab and Dipa Khondokar directed the dances during the event.