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SBMJ begins weeklong Victory Day celebrations

RANGPUR, The 'Swasswato Bangla Muktijudhdho Jadughar (SBMJ)' began celebrations of the Great Victory Day 2018 here from Monday

evening amid huge enthusiasm through weeklong colourful cultural programmes.

Like in the previous years, the SBMJ under management of Rangpur

Cantonment Public School and College and The Millennium Stars School and

College is organising the celebrations on the 'Mukta Mancha' set up on the

SBMJ premises in the city.

Rangpur Area Headquarters of Bangladesh Army is patronizing the event.

Rangpur Divisional Commissioner Muhammad Joynul Bari attended the

inaugural function as the chief guest.

Principal of Rangpur Cantonment Public School and College and president of

the observance celebration committee Colonel Md Nurul Huda presided over the

inaugural function.

Station Commander and highranking military officials of Rangpur

Cantonment and divisional and district level civil administrations, noted

sociocultural activists, civil society members and elite of the city attended

the function.

The celebrations began through rendering the national anthem by members of

the observance celebration committee followed by a colourful cultural

function.

The artistes of 'Spondon Nattya and Sangskritik Sangathan', 'Rangpur

Nrittya Shilpi Sangstha' and 'Carmichael NattyaSahittya Sangsad' rendered

colourful cultural programmes on the inaugural day of the celebrations.

On the second day today, artistes of 'Paglapeer Shishu Sangeet

Biddyalaya', 'Rangpur Charupath Academy' and Begum Rokeya University unit of

'Goongoon' will render various cultural programmes in the evening.

As part of the weeklong celebrations, students and artistes of a number of

educational institutions, sociocultural and literary organisations of the

district will render colourful cultural presentations daily in the evening on

the same venue.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)