Under the theme “Kabita Sohey Na Danob Jatona”, Jatiya Kabita Parishad will organise the 28th Jatiya Kabita Utshab at the premises of Central Library of Dhaka University on February 1 and 2.
Eminent poet Syed Shamsul Haq will inaugurate the festival as chief guest. Poet Habibullah Shirazi, president of the Jatiya Kabita Parishad will preside over the programme
Jatiya Kabita Parishad held a press conference at the Dhaka Reporters Unity (DRU), Segunbagicha in the city yesterday. Poet Muhammad Samad, convener of the Parishad read out a paper on the festival and participating poets of different countries. Swedish poet Kristian Carlsson, Norwegian poet John Y Jones, poets Habibullah Shirazi and Tarik Sujat were also present at the programme.