‘Textbook Festival Day 2017’ is being celebrated across the country on Sunday marking the distribution of new textbooks among the students of schools and madrasas.
Fresher students of the primary and secondary levels burst in joy with the new books in first day of the New Year.
The education ministry and the ministry of primary and mass education jointly organised a festival on playground of Dhaka University on Sunday.
Students of the primary schools of the Dhaka city were the participants at the festival.
Finance minister Abul Maal Abdul Muhith inaugurated the festival in the morning through distributing new sets of textbooks among the students.
Primary and mass education minister Mostafizur Rahman was also present at the festival. Popular film actor Ferdous and actress Momo also joined the book distribution festival.