Dhaka International Qirat Conference will be held on 8 February 2019 in the national mosque of Bangladesh. International Quran Recitation Association (IQRA) will organise the programme.
This year, Iran's Qari Hameed Shakrenjead, Qari Yashar Chauhadar from Turkey, Qari Numan Pimbaiyabaya from Philippines, Sheikh Abdurrahman Saadian from South Africa and Sheikh Yasser Mahmoud Sharqawi from Egypt will attend the conference.
Religion minister of Bangladesh will attend the conference, moreover ambassadors of various countries, guests, will also attend the programme.
Bangladesh’s prominent Qari and Shikkhul Qurra Maulana Qari Muhammad Yusuf (Rah) started this traditional programme in 1966 with the help of the world’s greatest leading Qaris.
This year the programme will be presided over by the current president of IQRA, Qari Shaikh Ahmad Bin Yusuf Al Azhari, one of the world's best Qari.
The programme sponsored PHP Family and full cooperation by Islamic Foundation of Bangladesh.