To commemorate the month of Victory of Bangladesh, Bangladesh Embassy in Seoul, Korea organized a Book Fair followed by a cultural program on Monday, reports BSS.
The event was the first of its kind which was held at the `Bangabandhu Memorial Library’ on the embassy premises, according to press release received on Tuesday.
A wide range of books including literature, fiction, novel, liberation war, poem, socio-economic development of Bangladesh were displayed in the fair.
Ambassador Abida Islam inaugurated the book fair.
The evening program commenced by reading out some paragraphs from the `Unfinished Memoir’ of the Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman.
A significant number of Koreans as well as expatriate Bangladeshis participated in the recitations of poems and the patriotic songs in the evening.