Local Government, Rural Development (LGRD) and Cooperatives Minister Khandaker Mosharraf Hossain on Sunday hosted an iftar mahfil at his ‘Afsana Monjil’ residence of Badarpur village in the town.
District AL President Subol Chandra Saha, Sadar Upazila Chairman Khandker Mohtesham Hossain Babor, Minister’s son Khandaker Masrur Hossain, superintendent of Police Md Jakir Hossain Khan, among others, attended the iftar mahfil.
Besides, Kotwali Thana Awami League President Abdur Razzak Molla, Town AL President Nazmul Islam Khandker Levi, Secretary Chowdhury Borkot Ibne Salam, Secchasebok League President Sawkot Ali Zahid, Jubo League President AHM Foad and Faridpur Press Club (FPC) president Imtiaz Hasan Rubel attended the programme.
Before the iftar, a special munajat was offered seeking continued peace, progress and prosperity of the nation.
Prayers were also offered seeking eternal peace of the departed souls of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and other martyrs of the August 15 carnage, and the martyrs of the 1971 Liberation War as well as long life and good health of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina.
The minister went round different tables set for the guests, exchanged pleasantries with them and enquired about their well-being.