Bangladeshi delegation led by UGC achieves Best Performance Award in India

Bangladeshi delegation led by UGC achieves Best Performance Award in India

A-32 member Bangladeshi delegation led by Dr. Md. Fakhrul Islam, Joint-Secretary, UGC attended the 11th South Asian Festival (SAUFEST)-2018 and achieved the ‘Best Performance Award’. The festival was held at Ganpat University, Gujarat, India on 02-06 March 2018. Md. Shahin Siraj, Deputy Secretary, UGC,  Mauli Azad, Senior Assistant Secretary, UGC and Md. Mamun, Assistant Secretary, UGC among others participated in the festival as team managers. Dr. Md. Fakhrul Islam delivered speech in the award giving ceremony of the festival as Guest of Honor on behalf of the participating countries.

A total of 26 students from Khulna University, Shahjalal University of Science and Technology, Jatiya Kabi Nazrul Islam University, Bangladesh University of Textiles, Bangbandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Maritime University, BRAC University, Varendra University, BGMEA University of Fashion and Technology and Southeast University took part in the festival. The Bangladeshi students participated in a number of events including light vocal, solo song, group song, classical dance, elocution, poster making, photography, debate and clay modeling and achieved the best performance award. About 650 students from 8 countries participated in the SAUFEST.

The South Asian Universities Festival is annually arranged to e3stablish mutual cooperation and exchange of ideas among the students of the universities of South Asian Countries.