5-day flower fair begins in Rajshahi


RAJSHAHI, Feb 14, 2020 (BSS) – Like the previous years, a five-day ‘One
Bank Flower Fair-2020’ began in the city today aimed at meeting the gradually
increasing demand of the flower-loving people.

One Bank Limited and Rajshahi Boikali Sangha (RBS) jointly have organised
the fair on Moni Bazar premises in the metropolis.

Different nursery owners of the city have set up more than 30 stalls
displaying a wide range of flowers.

The fragrance of different types of roses, marigolds, gerberas, orchids,
lilies, tulips, daffodils, petunias, sunflowers, morning glories, poppies,
gardenia, bougainvillea, snapdragons, dahlia, nasturtium, begonia, evening
primrose, clematis, knight queen, daisies, chrysanthemums, winter flowers,
bleeding hearts, cosmos and hollyhock is covered with the area, attracting
people to the fair.

Additional Commissioner of Rajshahi Metropolitan Police Sujayet Islam and
Deputy Managing Director of One Bank Limited Wakar Hassan addressed the
inaugural ceremony as chief and special guests respectively with RBS
President AYM Moniruzzaman in the chair.

Vice-President and Branch Manager of One Bank Limited Abdul Mannan, RBS
General Secretary Roisuddin Babu and Fair Convener Shariful Abedeen also

The fair will remain open for the public in general from 9 am to 9 pm
every day till February 18.