JU Live: A day long Bird fair will be held at the Jahangirnagar University (JU) campus on January 19 to raise mass awareness to conserve bird at the environment.
JU Zoology department in association with Wildlife Rescue Centre, Bangladesh Bird Club, Arannayk Foundation, IUCN and Bangladesh Forest Department will organized at the fair the Zahir Raihan auditorium premises for the 17th time.
Professor of Zoology department of the university Dr. Md Kamrul Hasan also the convener of the fair disclosed the event through a press conference that was held at Jahangirnagar University Journalists’ Association (JUJA) office at 2.30 pm.
JU Vice-Chancellor Professor Dr. Farzana Islam expected to inaugurate the fair at 9:30am, he said.
The daylong fair will be featured with inter-university bird identification competition, photography exhibition on birds, painting competition for children, bird watching through telescope, quiz competition, big bird Bangladesh award, bird photography award, conservation media award will be given on this fair.
Mentionable, the fair was first started on 2001 and continuing the recent years with a view to raise mass awareness to conserve birds in the environment.
Dhaka, 16 January, (campuslive24.com) //