Ansar Ahmed Ullah:Senior Contributing Editor-Tower Hamlets based ‘Docklands Theatre & Performing Arts’ group received commendation from Tower Hamlets Speaker Cllr Khales Uddin Ahmed on 23 February at the Town Hall, Mulberry Place, East London.
The reception of the group by the Speaker was held at his Parlour in the presence of Docklands Theatre & Performing Arts members and supporters. The Speaker praised the group for their work in the field of arts and for upholding Bengali arts & heritage here in London
The Speaker presented the group with Tower Hamlets Crest which was received by Smrity Azad, Chairperson of the group. Others in attendance were Dr Anisur Rahman Anis, Mithu Azad, Protthoy Sheikh, Mumtaz Khan, Afroza Begum, Shamima Akhter, Sisily Kamal, Fatema Nargis, Imran Rahman and Kamal Ahmed.
Docklands Theatre & Performing Arts group was formed to work third and fourth generation British Bengalis in the medium of performing arts. The group have already staged successfully a number of plays at Tower Hamlets ‘Season of Bengali drama festival’.