Centenary programme of National Museum concludes


To celebrate the 100 years of Bangladesh National Museum (BNM), the museum arranged a two year long programme featuring exhibitions, discussion, seminar and more. As part of the programme, the concluding ceremony will be held at the main auditorium and the Nalini Kanta Bhattashali Gallery of the museum today. The festival features discussion and art exhibition of iconic painters Zainul Abedin and Quamrul Hassan.
Speaker of the Parliament Dr. Shirin Sharmin Chowdhury will inaugurate the event as chief guest. Information Minister Hasanul Haq Inu will be present as special guest. Cultural Affairs Secretary, Dr. Ranjit Kumar Biswas will be present as honorable guest. M Azizur Rahman, president of Bangladesh National Museum’s Board of Trustees will preside over the programme. Prokash Chandra Das, director general of Bangladesh National Museum will deliver the welcome speech at the programme.
As part of the festival, a rally will be brought out in the morning. Abul Barq Alvi, dean of the Faculty of Fine Arts will be present as chief guest at the rally. A number of magazines and books will also be published at the venue.