If Butterflies fly in the sky, the nature will get new speed’’ bearing this slogan Jahangirnagar University will organize fifth butterflies fair on Friday . The fair will be held at University‘s Zahir Raihan auditorium.
Convener of the program, Zoology Prof. Md Monowar hossain tuhin said at a press conference on Wednesday that the fair will be held at Friday. At that time, he said, the Department of Zoology organize the fair including photography competition on the butterfly, photograph demonstration, which are butterflies, butterfly recognized competitions, children’s art competition, butterfly kite flying, honored and demonstration short film.
As the chief guest Prof Dr. Farzana Islam, JU VC; as special guest JU Pro-VC Prof Dr. Abul Hossain, , IUCN’s regional representative Ishtiaq Ahmed, “Nature and Life Foundation’s’’President Mukit Majumdar Babu and prominent filmmaker and producer Catherine Masud will be present.
In fact, in 1995, Professor Dr. Monwar Hussain, Dept. Of Zoology, JU, along with Professor Ismail Hossain, Dept. Of Zoology, Dhaka University, began butterflies research. After Long-term research they were able to identify 63 species of butterflies.