A two-day folk festival titled ‘Bijoyer 48 Loko-Bhaoyaia Utshab-2019’ ended on Friday at the Central Shaheed Minar premises of Gaibandha Poura Park amid much festivity.Amra Loko-Sangeet Gai Shilpi Gosthi, Gaibandha organised the festival with its convener SM Amzad Hossain Dipti in the chair.
Barrister Shameem Haider Patwary, MP, addressed the function as the chief guest while Civil surgeon Dr ABM Abu Hanif, General Secretary of Zila Shilpakala Academy Promotosh Saha and Poet Saroz Dev also spoke as special guests.
Folk singers Bhupatia Bhusan Barma, Shafiqul Islam, and Anik Kumar of Kurigram district rendered songs to entertain the audience in the two-day festival.
A large number of music lovers gathered at the venue and enjoyed the folk music.
Barrister Shameem Haider thanked the organiser for arranging such a festival.
Earlier, whip of the Jatiya Sangshad Mahabub Ara Begum Gini inaugurated the festival on Thursday evening, reports BSS from Gaibandha.