Ekushey Boi Mela 2018 is the national Bookfair of Bangladesh. It is decided each year by Bangla Academy and takes the area for the collective month of February in Dhaka. This move is dedicated to the martyrs who died on 21 February 1952 in a demonstration calling for the commencement of Bengali as one of the divulge languages of former East Pakistan.
Muktodhara Publishing domicile started a tiny sale antique of Bangla Academy in the 21 February 1972, the Shaheed Day, the International Mother Language Day. Chittaranjan Saha of Muktodhara took the initiative. Later, new photograph album publishers associated unofficially. Gradually it became endorsed and the most popular book fair of Bangladesh.
Bangla Academy took on the peak of the running of the fair in 1978. In 1984 it was named Amar Ekushey Book Fair. Notably, in the 1990s, choice national book fair called Dhaka Boi Mela or Ekushey Boi Mela was initiated. This photo album fair is organized by the tilt of view in February all year.
Boi Mela started merely as a baby folder fair, it has evolved into a national cultural festival reflecting the cultural sparkle of the objector Bengali nation. In co-conspirator to stamp album sales, Bangla Academy organizes bookish and cultural happenings all daylight. Thousands of people assemble to get your hands on books and to spend a period in the middle of books and their authors subsequent to a patriotic swiftness. There is no entreat the forefront payment. Publishers of Bangladesh recognize year-long preparation to proclaim an immense number of books during this month. Profit is not the consideration.
In 2008, 362 scrapbook stalls were set going on by publishers, autograph album sellers and such build occurring admin including Bangla Academy and Nazrul Institute. The venue of the autograph album festival and outdoor is garlanded when banners, festoons, and placards in treaty considering the life of Amar Ekushey Boi Mela.
The fair venue is forgiven from smoking and polyethylene. It is the cultural reunion of Bangladesh where on all writing-similar person comes. Attracted by discounted price (25%), readers hurry there. Given the importance, generally, the head of the approach inaugurates the fair upon the first day of February. TV stations living push the inaugural ceremony.