The topic of this week’s Hello Washington is Role of 21st February in Promoting Communal Harmony. Our guests were Abdul Gaffar Choudhury, Samaresh Mojumder and Mustafa Nurul Islam.
Abdul Gaffar Choudhury is a Bangladeshi author and columnist, perhaps best known for his work Amar Bhaier Rokte Rangano-- which has become the main song commemorating the Language movement. He currently lives in London and writes many columns, including 'Tritio Mot'.
Samaresh Mojumder is a renowned novelist and winner of Sahitya Academy Award. He authored the acclaimed trilogy Kaalbela, “Uttoradikar” and ‘Kalpurush.’
Mustafa Nurul Islam is a writer and retired Professor of Bangla at Rajshahi University. He is the founder member and Director General of Academy of Fine Arts. He is also the former Director General of Bangla Academy.
Shameem Chawdhury hosted the show.