3-day photography competition in Manikganj ends

Shahjahan Biswas . Manikganj | Published: 22:46, Dec 29,2019


A participant receives award from deputy commissioner of Manikganj S M Ferdus at the closing ceremony of ‘Firma Fiesta 2019’ recently. — New Age photo

A three-day photography competition featuring works by upcoming photographers ended at Paturia Padma River View resort under Shiblaya upazila in Manikganj on Friday.

The competition titled ‘Firma Fiesta 2019’ was jointly organised by Firma Foundation and Tarunner Photography Society.

The event, which commenced on December 25, also featured a cake festival and cultural show.

About one hundred photographers from across the country participated in the competition.

A prize giving ceremony was held on the concluding day where top three winners received certificates, prize money and crests.

Deputy commissioner of Manikganj S M Ferdus was present as the chief guest at the programme.

General secretary of Firma Foundation Asraful Alam Pappu gave the welcome speech.

Besides, Shibalaya Upazila vice-chairman Miraj Hossain, general secretary of Bangladesh Journalist Association Maniganj District Unit Md Shahjahan Biswas, president of Firma Foundation Abir Hossain, its vice-president Sojol Sorker, president of Tarunner Photography Society Mostafij Nisath and others spoke at the programme.

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