Monday, October 23, 2017 | ePaper

Save the River Buriganga

  • Print


Sheikh Arif Bulbon :
Solo photography exhibition titled Save The River Buriganga by
photographer and also photojournalist Fojit Sheikh Babu is being held at
Galerie Zoom of the Alliance Francaise de Dhaka (AFD) in the city’s Dhanmondi area now.
The exhibition was jointly inaugurated by Prof Anisuzzaman, Professor Emeritus, University of Dhaka, eminent artist Shahabuddin Ahmed, Golam Dastagir Gazi, Bir Protik, MP and Prof Dr Abdul Mannan Choudhury,
Vice-Chancellor of World University of Bangladesh.
The environment and ecology of Bangladesh facing adverse effects of the disaster by global warming and climate change in other countries around the world. Most of the rivers of riverine Bangladesh are in a lost because of
the hostile environment. Global geopolitics and built river-based unplanned industry is one of the main reasons of polluting rivers.
Polluted river is extreme threat to the natural environment and the ecology. The river being polluted behind us
constantly, as a result is lost of living creatures. Dhaka city founded about four hundred years ago on the banks of the Buriganga, since it was the life of Dhaka city. The extreme pollution River Buriganga is due to unplanned
industrialisation, a lack of public awareness and illegal occupation of the river banks. But we can save the river if
a little concerned are still in.
Fojit Sheikh Babu is basically a photo journalist, as well as an environmentally conscious. He is trying to create public awareness through the photography exhibition. He already had three
photography exhibitions with the same topic. Save the River Buriganga is his fifth solo photography exhibition which aims at creating public awareness in order to prevent illegal occupation and pollution of the River Buriganga.
The exhibition will continue till December 24. n

More News For this Category

Abu Salim`s My Beloved Motherland at AFD

Abu Salim`s My Beloved Motherland at AFD

Sheikh Arif Bulbon :A solo painting exhibition titled My Beloved Motherland by artist Md Abu Salim is going on at Galerie Zoom of Alliance Francaise de Dhaka (AFD) in the

Beautiful Bangladesh

Beautiful Bangladesh

Sheikh Arif Bulbon :Bangladesh is a land of mystery and intrigue. The country is centuries old and while it has seen many visitors over the years, it is only

 China’s Tanka people split between  life at sea or on land

China’s Tanka people split between life at sea or on land

.

Architectural exhibition River Rhapsody: Museum of Rivers and Canals

Architectural exhibition River Rhapsody: Museum of Rivers and Canals

Sheikh Arif Bulbon :The architectural exhibition of Department of Architecture, BRAC University titled River Rhapsody: Museum of Rivers and Canals was held at La Galerie of the Alliance Française

‘Painting for Children’ at AFD

‘Painting for Children’ at AFD

Sheikh Arif Bulbon :Alliance Française de Dhaka (AFD) is going to arrange a group painting exhibition titled ‘Diversity of the Nature’ by the students of  ‘Painting for Children,’ coordinated

Duet art exhibition Obsession

Duet art exhibition Obsession

Sheikh Arif Bulbon :A duet painting exhibition of artists Sayed Fida Hossain and Sultan Ishtiaque titled Obsession is being held at  La Galerie of the Alliance Française de Dhaka

This Pacific Island is caught in a global power struggle (and it’s not Guam)

This Pacific Island is caught in a global power struggle (and it’s not Guam)

.

Fat shaming  doctors may  harm obese people  mentally, physically

Fat shaming doctors may harm obese people mentally, physically

Weekend Plus Desk :Fat shaming done by health care providers can take a toll on overweight people’s physical health and well-being, according to a study. The findings showed that

Children consuming online  time like junk food

Children consuming online time like junk food

Weekend Plus Desk :Parents must intervene to stop their children overusing social media and consuming time online ‘like junk food,’  according to a top official. In an interview recently, Children’s

Nargis Poly’s The Skin of a Living Thought

Nargis Poly’s The Skin of a Living Thought

Sheikh Arif Bulbon :The inaugural ceremony of the solo painting exhibition of artist Nargis Poly titled The Skin of a Living Thought was held at La Galerie of the