Amar Ekushey Boi Mela to take place 18 March ...

Dhaka, Thursday   25 February 2021

Amar Ekushey Boi Mela to take place 18 March 

 Staff Correspondent

 Published: 07:26 PM, 25 January 2021  

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The Amar Ekushey Boi Mela-2021  will be held on March 18 this year, according to the Bangla Academy. 

Habibullah Sirajee, director general of the Bangla Academy, confirmed the matter to the reporters on Monday afternoon. 

Mr. Habibullah said, "We have got the permission from the prime minister's office to start the book fair from 18 March.”

 "It has not been fixed yet. But our desire is that the fair will be extended till the day of Pahela Boishak (14 April)," he responded in asking about the duration of the fair. 

He also added the duration of the Ekushey Boi Mela will be fixed after the meeting with the publishers.