With the patronization of Bangladesh Embassy in Kuwait, ladies of the Bangladesh community organized a Poush Mela (Pitha Uthsob) at Hasan Abul Sports Complex in Dasma on 16 January 2015 from 09: 00 am to 5:00 pm. More than a 100 families participated with their home made cakes/pithas in the program and expatriates from all over enthusiastically participated and enjoyed the festival.
Ambassador of Bangladesh to Kuwait H.E. Major General Mohammad Ashab Uddin, ndc, psc, inaugurated the Pous Mela at 10:30 am with traditional and cultural dances performed by the Bangladeshi children. His Excellency thanked and congratulated the organizers, sponsors and all members for their efforts in holding the grand event. An audience of more than a thousand enjoyed the Mela, as it was a lot of fun and rekindled memories of the rich heritage of motherland Bangladesh. Finally, the Ambassador distributed prizes among the participants.