Describing Bangladesh as a bright example of communal harmony, Information Minister and JSD President Hasanul Haque Inu inaugurated the Vaisabi festival in the capital.

He said, "Vaisabi is a staunch protest against militancy, communalism and superstition."The minister said this while inaugurating the Vaisabi procession and Pushpanjali float in the city organized by Manik Mia Avenue in the capital on Thursday. Secretary of the Chittagong Hill Tracts Affairs Ministry Nurul Amin and officials of various departments of the ministry were also present.The Information Minister further said, "Baisakhi, Sanghri and Biju are the three symbols of communal harmony in Bangladesh. The universal festival, irrespective of caste, religion and caste, is celebrating the joy of everyone''.