Fruit bearing, timber tree fair begins in Meherpur
Published: August 3, 2015 4:12 pm
03 August 2015, Nirapad News: A 10-day fruit bearing, medicinal and timber tree fair began at Saheed Shamsuzzoha Park in the district town here today.
District Administration, Social Forestation Department and Agriculture Extension Department jointly organized the fair.
Deputy Commissioner (DC) Safiqul Islam formally inaugurated the fair.
On the occasion, a colorful procession was brought out from the Deputy Commissioner Office paraded the main roads and ended at the park.
Deputy Director of the DAE SM Mustafizur Rahman, divisional forest officer SM Sajjad Hossain and additional police super Ahamaruzzaman took part the procession among others.
A total of 22 stalls were set up in the fair for display. The stalls have been displaying sapling of various flowers, medicinal timber and fruit bearing trees.