A weeklong programme marking the 63rd founding anniversary of the Jatiya Press Club began in the capital on Friday.
The programmes began through a two-day children fair on the JPC premises.
Children participated in drawing, ludo game, recitation and singing competitions at 10am, 11am and 11:30am respectively.
There will be sports competition, lucrative raffle draw, cutting of the anniversary cake and dinner during the weeklong celebrations, said a press release.
The sports competition will begin on October 14 and continue till October 20.
In the evening of October 20, the founding anniversary day, a cake will be cut and prizes will be distributed among the winners of the competitions..