Gouripur(Mymensingh): A three-day tree fair began on the premises of Agriculture office in Gouripur upazila of Mymensingh district on Tuesday (04-09-2018).
Gouripur upazila administration and Department of Agricultural Extension (DAE), Gouripur are jointly being organising the tree fair as part of the government’s country-wide tree plantation programme.
Acting upazila AL president Dr. Helal Uddin on behalf of Freedom Fighter Alhaj Nazim Uddin Ahmed MP inaugurated the fair and a rally was brought out .
On the occasion, a discussion meeting was also held at Gouripur Public Hall.
Gouripur Upazila Nirbahi Officer UNO) Farhana Karim presided over the inaugural function. The programme was also addressed, among others,by upazila vice chairman Md Sannaul Huque. Former Principal of Mymensingh Medical College Dr. Matiur Rahman, Upazila Agricultural Officer Lutfur Nahar, Upazila Youth Development Officer Nandan Kumar Biswas and other prominent persons were present and addressed the audience by focusing on most important points of tree plantation .A total of 20 stalls of various trees were set up on the fair premises.The fair will conclude on September 6.