Chairman of University Grants Commission (UGC) of Bangladesh Prof Abdul Mannan will address a ‘Victory Festival of Bangladesh’ in Kolkata.
Bangladesh Deputy High Commission, Kolkata will organise the five-day festival from December 15 to 19 at its premises to mark the 16th December Victory Day.
Noted persons from Bangladesh and India will participate in discussions to be held everyday during the festival, while singers from Bangladesh and India will perform every evening.
Besides, films and documentaries made on the Liberation War will be screened in the festival.
The objective of Victory Festival is to uphold the image of Bangladesh through presenting different glorious historical, cultural and commercial issues of the country, said a UGC press release on Monday.