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Threeday science fair begins in Jhalakathi

JHALAKATHI, A threeday Science Fair began at the auditorium of Sadar upazila today with the slogan Science and Technology:

the vital power of development.

District Administration organised the fair with the assistance of National

Museum of Science and Technology on the occasion of 40th National Science and

Technology Week.

As many as 22 stalls have been set up at the fair premises where at least

50 science projects are being displayed by different educational institutions

and science clubs of the district.

Deputy Commissioner of Jhalakathi Md Hamidul Haque inaugurated the fair as

the chief guest with Additional Deputy Commissioner Ariful Islam in the

chair.

Sadar Upazila Chairman Khan Arifur Rahman, Upazila Nirbahi Officer Tania

Ferdous, AL leader Monoar Hossain Khan and teachers and students from

different organisations were present, among others, at the function.

A good number of visitors including students and ICT experts thronged the

fair from the beginning. On the sidelines of the fair, discussion on science,

quiz competitions and prize distribution ceremony will be held.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)