Betar Bangla Srota Forum organised an Anando Mela and the celebration of publication of 3rd issue of Probah. The colourful Mela and publication ceremony took place in Mulberry School in East London on 15th of July. The event started at 12 in the noon and continued until 6 in the evening. There was art competition along with traditional Damail, wedding songs, folk dance and food stalls equipped with local delicacy.
President of the forum Mohammod Abul Kalam presided over the event and General Secretary Kabir Ahmed, Ruksana Hashi Sonia, Joynal Abedin Khan and Shumona Shumi jointly conducted it.
Guests who addressed the audience included Rushanara Ali MP, Mayor of Tower Hamlets John Biggs, Speaker Ayas Miah, Deputy Mayor Mohammod Sirajul Islam, CEO of Betar Bangla Nazim Chowdhury, Cllr Ahbab Hussain, Cllr Foyjur Rahman, Cllr Jashim Uddin, Rahima Rahman, General Secretary of London Bangla Press Club Jubaer Ahmed, Selim Ahmed, Abid Hossain Apu, Abdul Halim Chowdhury, Muhibur Rahman Chowdhury, Sheikh Shamsul Alam Parvez, Kazi Babar Ahmed, M Mosaid Khan, Abul Kalam Sethu and others.
Manikur Rahman Gani performed magic at the event where as Iffat Ara, Baul Shahid, Momota, Bappita Bappi, Nurjahan Shilpi, Sajeda Shefali sang songs. Sonia Group and Shoron performed dance at the event.
President and General Secretary of the organisation thanked all the wellwishiers, sponsors PCO Claim and Quick Cover Minicave Insurance and other advertisers and patrons.
A raffle draw took place at the end of the event.