Bangladesh Bijoy Utsob in Kolkata December 15-19
10 December 2015, Nirapad News: Bangladesh Deputy High Commission in Kolkata is set to organize a five-day mega Bijoy Utsob at Netaji Indoor stadium this year to commemorate the Liberation War of Bangladesh and its independence in 1971.
Deputy High Commission used to organize the program on its premises till the last year.
Deputy High Commissioner of Bangladesh Zokey Ahad said that there would be cultural programs, including Nazrul Giti, Rabindra Sangeet, Baulgan, Lalangiti, Sufi, Bangla band along with film shows.
There will be dance performers from Bangladesh as well.
Products from Bangladesh like Dhakai jamdani, Rajsahi’s silk along with ceramic products will be displayed at the Bijoy Utsob.
The prime attraction for the visitors to the Bangladesh Victory festival would be Kacchi Biriyani, Bhuna Khichri along with Pitha (cakes) from Bangladesh.
Organizers expect the open-air program would attract many people from West Bengal and increase interest among them about history, cultural traditions and art and literature of Bangladesh.