Planning Minister MA Mannan addresses as chief guest at inaugural ceremony of day-long ‘Baul Utsab’ at Mohanganj upazila in Netrakona on Friday. Photo: BP

Netrakona Correspondent
The present government under the dynamic leadership of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has taken different pragmatic steps for developing the lifestyle of people living in haor areas after counting their neediness, suffering, miseries and various problems.
Planning Minister MA Mannan made the comment while addressing as the chief guest at the inaugural ceremony of a day-long ‘Baul Utsab’ organised at Adorsanagar Shaheed Smriti School and College ground under Mohanganj upazila in Netrakona on Friday. The festival was organised in memory of renowned bard and folk lyricist Ukil Munshi. The inaugural session was chaired by the secretary of the prime ministers’ office Sazzadul Hasan.
The function was addressed, among others, by lawmaker Rebeka Mumin and principal of the college Jibon Krishna Sarkar. Renowned Professor Jatin Sarkar presented the key note paper on there.
Baul artists from different areas were attend the function and performing their boul songs later.