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In Photos: Mangal Shovajatra

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Published: 19:35, 14 April 2022  
In Photos: Mangal Shovajatra

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The Dhaka University (DU) brought out Mangal Shovajatra, the colourful procession observed on the first day of the Bangla New Year, as part of Pohela Boishakh celebrations on Thursday.

People of all walks of life participate at the Mangal Shovajatra on Thursday on the ocassion of Pohela Boishakh. Business Insider Photo

This year, the Mangal Shovajatra, was brought out from the Teacher-Student Center of the DU.

The procession began at around 9am, while teachers, students, cultural activists and people from all walks of life took part in the procession wearing colorful dresses and holding placards and festoons.

The procession began at 9am at the TSC premises of the Dhaka University. Business Insider Photo

It is worth mention that no Mangal Shobhajatra was held in 2020 due to the pandemic of coronavirus, and a small-scale procession was brought out in 2021.

The law enforcers provided adequate security measures for a smooth celebration. Business Insider Photo


People celebrating Pohela Boishakh. Business Insider Photo