Students of the Institute of Fine Arts of Dhaka University brought out a ‘Mongol Shovajatra (procession of good wishes) which got recognition from UNESCO as intangible cultural heritage last year.
The rally was brought out as the part of the celebration of Pahela Baishakh, the first day of Bangla calendar, at 9.05 am on Friday.
The procession, led by Dhaka University Vice-Chancellor Prof AAMS Arefin Siddique, was brought out from Charukala (Institute of Fine Arts of DU) and paraded different streets. Cultural Affairs Minister Asaduzzaman Noor took part in the procession. Read more