World Water Day 2016’.

Buriganga Riverkeeper and Bangladesh Poribesh Andolon (BAPA) initiated a program to observe the ‘World Water Day 2016’ on March 22. To observe the day, the organizers arranged a Children Art Program at the riverbank school in Basila he program was held at Basila (old) Government Primary School at 11 am in the morning. The school students took part in the art/drawing activity. The theme of the activity was ‘My River’. Sharif Jamil, Buriganga Riverkeeper and Joint Secretary of BAPA; ASM Rejuan of Buriganga Riverkeeper; Manabendra Deb of Waterkeepers Bangladesh; Manik Bepari, the Chairman of the managing committee of the school, and the Headmaster of the school, Ashraful Alam were present on the occasion. To create awareness among the people living by the bank of Buriganga, Buriganga Riverkeeper has been organizing different programs since 2009. This activity is a part of the continuous initiatives.