Daylong bird fair held at JU amid festivity
Published : Friday, 3 February, 2023 at 3:30 PM Count : 546
A daylong bird fair was held on the Jahangirnagar University (JU) campus on Friday with a view to raising mass awareness to conserve birds in environment.
The Department of Zoology of JU in association with Wild Life Rescue Center (WLRC), Bangladesh Bird Club, Arannyak Foundation, Prokriti O Jibon Foundation and Bangladesh Forest Department organised the 'Bird Fair-2023' on Zahir Raihan auditorium premises on the campus for the 20th time.
JU Vice-Chancellor Prof Nurul Alam inaugurated the fair by releasing balloons at 10am.
The daylong fair was featured with bird identification competition, photography exhibition on birds, drawing competition for children, bird watching competition through telescope, quiz competition, annual report presentation on bird and award giving ceremony.
The JU Zoology Department is organising this fair since 2002 with a view to raising mass awareness about preserving birds.