Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina hosted an iftar in honour of judges, diplomats and senior civil and military officials at her Ganobhaban official residence here today.
The Prime Minister went round different tables set for the guests, exchanged pleasantries with them and enquired about their well-being, reports BSS.
Chief Justice Syed Mahmud Hossain, Foreign Minister AH Mahmood Ali, Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal, Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader, Law Minister Anisul Huq, State Minister for Public Administration Ismat Ara Haque, Cabinet Secretary Md. Shafiul Alam, chiefs of the three services, among others, joined the iftar.
Judges of the Appellate and High Court divisions, secretaries of different ministries, Inspector General of Police Jabed Patwari, Attorney General Mahbubey Alam and ambassadors and high commissioners of the USA, the UK, India, Malaysia, Indonesia and other countries also joined the iftar.
Before the iftar, a special munajat was offered seeking continued peace, progress and prosperity of the nation. Maulana Ehsanul Haque conducted the munajat.
Prayers were also offered seeking eternal peace of the departed souls of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, Bangamata Fazilatunnesa Mujib, all martyrs of August 15, 1975, four national leaders and martyred freedom fighters.