Bangladesh Italian Friends Association organised a Bhorta Utshab (Bangladeshi paste delicacy festival) on 30 June in Mile End Park in East London. Members of the organisation, their families and friends took part in the Utshob. The day highlighted varieties of Bhorta and Bangladeshi delicacies.
President of Bangladesh Italian Friends Association Ajharul Azam Badhon presided over the festival and General Secretary Shueb Alam Shueb conducted it.
Guests who addressed the audience included Deputy Mayor of Tower Hamlets Council Sirajul Islam, Cllr Ahbab Miah, Cllr Jennet Rahman, Senior Vice-president Syed Billah Hossain, Vice-president Hafizur Rahman, Salauddin, M Gani Panna, M Selim and others.
There were fun games and completions for women and children at the event. The festival concluded with prize giving ceremony.