Recitation artistes from Rajshahi entertained viewers reciting poems penned by leading poets in an online programme held on Friday.
The programme titled Chhutir Bikele Abritti was organised by Bangladesh Abritti Samannay Parishad. It was streamed live on the Facebook page of the organisation on Friday.
Artistes namely Asmun Nahar Mina, Umme Habiba Asa, Abu Sayeed Sarker, Subrin Samanta, Nishat Sharmin Santa, Tajkeratun Setu, Mretteka Mostafa, Amit Das, Shavia Naznin, Joya and others recited poems penned by renowned poets namely Rabindranath Tagore, Kazi Nazrul Islam, Sukumar Roy, Tarapada Roy, Anisul Hoque, Birendra Chattopadhyay, Subodh Sarkar, Mallika Sengupta, Maruf Raihan and others at the programme.
Rafiqud Dowla, director of Bangladesh Abritti Samannay Parishad, Rajsahi, delivered the welcome speech at the programme, which was hosted by recitation artiste Faran Hasan.
Recitation artiste Asmun Nahar Mina commenced the programme reciting Rabindranath Tagore’s poem Ami.
Following which, Umme Habiba Asa recited Sukumar Roy’s poem Shabdo Kalpa Drum, Shifat recited Tarapada Roy’s Matal, Subrin Samanta recited Birendra Chattopadhyay’s Teen Paharer Swapna, Nishat Sharmin Santa recited Anisul Hoque’s Manush Jagbe Kobe and Mahfuzur Rahman Newaz recited Nomo Nomo Nomo, among others.
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