A two- day greater Jessore district Gonosangit utsab was held at Jhenidah Paira Chhatra of the district town. The function was initiated by Bangladesh Gonosangit Shamonnay Parishad.
Golam Kuddus, Sammilito Sangskritik Jote-central vice president inaugurated the festival on Thursday evening while pro-vice chancellor Dr. Md. Shahinur Rahman of Kushtia University attended as chief guest.
Jhenidah poura mayor Saidul Karim Minto and Jessore district Sammilito Sangskritik jote--president Harun-ur-Rashid were present as special guests. Convener Sukumar Das of greater Jessore district Gonosangit utsab, presided over.
Six cultural organisations participated in the utsab: Jhenidah Bangobandhu Shishu Kishore Mela, Narail Sangskritik Jote, Jessore Nritya Bitan, Bihango Jhenidah, Tirjok Jessore and Dhaka Gono Sangeet Dal.
Veteran singer Monjur Kader of Jessore and Imamgir Biswas of Dipyan Sangskritik Jote Jhenidah performed solo songs.