Dhakabashi, a socio-cultural organisation, and Jatiya Press Club jointly arranged “Mehedi Utsab” at Press Club premises on Friday. Like every year, the festival was arranged as part of upholding tradition and cultural heritage of the capital city. Apart from that, Dhakabashi also arranged Qasida Utsab and cultural programme. Later, prize was distributed among the winners.
Marking the Eid-ul-Fitr and the holy Ramadan, Mehedi and Qasida Utsab are arranged every year. National Press Club President Farida Yasmin, Food Minister Advocate Kamrul Islam were present on the occasion among others.