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5-day flower fair begins in Rajshahi

RAJSHAHI 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

spoke.

The fair will remain open for the public in general from 9 am to 9 pm

every day till February 18.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)