“Bichargaan” and horse race in Magura
A horse race and a musical soiree featuring 'Bichargaan' (light song in the form of debate on various issues) were held at village Barunatoil on February 7.
The horse race under the banner of 'Jubo Samproday' was held in the afternoon. Central Awami League leader Mohammad Altaf Hossain and Jatiyo Party's central joint-secretary general advocate Hasan Seraj Suja were present as the chief and special guest respectively and distributed prizes among the winners.
Later, a musical soiree featuring 'Bichargaan' was held. A team led by Sheuli Parveen of Ramdia village in Faridpur district and another led by Taslima Sarkar from Majurdia village in Boalmari upazila of the same district took part in the event which continued well into the wee hours.
Enthusiastic people from all walks of life thronged the venue to enjoy the horse race while the event 'Bichargaan" at night went down exceedingly with the audience, which had turned out in several thousands for the event.