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10-day Baishakhi Mela begins in city today

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City Desk :
A ten-day Baishakhi Mela is set to begin at Bangla Academy today on the occasion of Pahela Baishakh, the first day of Bengali New Year 1425.
Different government and non-government organizations, socio-cultural platforms including Bangla Academy, Bangladesh Folk Arts and Craft Foundation, Dhaka University have chalked out various programmes to observe the Pahela Baishakh.
Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy has taken a three-day programme to welcome the New Year.
As part of the programmes to celebrate Pahela Baishakh, National Museum organized a cultural function on Bangali culture at the Poet Sufia Kamal auditorium on Friday.

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