Artistes of Sangeet Bhaban entertained the audience presenting monsoon songs at a programme held on Friday at Shawkat Osman Memorial Auditorium of Central Public Library.
Sangeet Bhaban organised the programme to felicitate singer-writer Mahmud Selim on his 65th birthday.
Sammilita Sangskritik Jote president Ghulam Quddus, Tagore singer Makbul Hossain and others were present at the programme.
‘Mahmud Selim is a talented singer and an active cultural organiser who has been working tirelessly to promote cultural activities in society’, said Ghulam Quddus.
Different cultural organisations also congratulated Selim with flower bouquets.
Artistes presented diverse songs on the monsoon season at the programme.
Artistes commenced the show with a chorus rendition of kheyal Jhum barashe badaria comprising folk, Tagore and Nazrul songs glorifying the monsoon season.
Besides, the artistes in chorus rendered a Charyapada song Jim jim kariya to the delight of the audience.
In solos, artistes like Sarbani Chakraborty, Rifat Mahmud Mitu, Golam Mostafa, Sharmila Chakraborty, Adrita Anwar, Mehfuz Al Fahad and others presented songs glorifying the monsoon season.
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