Dhaka, Sept 1 (UNB) - Hasumonir Pathshala, a library and research-oriented sociocultural institution, will organise 'Bangabandhu Chhobimela' in 2020 marking the birth centenary of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman.
Prominent artist and freedom fighter Shahabuddin Ahmed, also convener of the event, informed this at a press conference at Dhanmondi-32 on Sunday.
The prominent artists also inaugurated the activities of the programme formally today.
Describing Bangabandhu as the leader of world leaders, Shahabuddin said more programmes should be taken to introduce Bangabandhu to the next generation.
He also shared his memories with Bangabandhu at the programme.
The artist said the programme will inspire children to paint the portrait of Bangabandhu at the grassroots levels across the country.
Member secretary of the event Marufa Akter Popy said the exhibition will be held with the participation of selected artists from eight divisions.
The artworks will be collected after arranging several art camps at the divisional level, she said.
A 'Sanskritik Mancha' will be established where musical and recitation programmes, stage show, documentary films will be held.
Alongside, a children’s corner will be set up to screen graphic films on the childhood of the Bangabandhu and series artworks.
She said the event will be organised either at Dhanmondi-32 or Suhrawardy Udyan or on the premises of Jatiya Sangsad Bhaban.
The interested institutions and cultural organisations will have to register before December 16, 2019 while individuals will also get the chance to participate in the event.
Registration forms will be available at the office of Hasumonir Pathshala and its website from November 1, 2019.