Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina hosted an iftar party for the leaders of different political parties at her official residence Ganobhaban on Saturday.Before the iftar, a special munajat was offered seeking continued peace, progress and prosperity of the nation.
Senior Pesh Imam of Baitul Mukarram National Mosque Mufti Maulana Mizanur Rahman conducted the munajat.
Speaker Dr Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury, AL General Secretary and Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader, AL senior leaders Sheikh Fazlul Karim Selim, Matia Chowdhury and Engineer Mosharraf Hossain, Jatiya Party acting Chairman GM Quader, Samyabadi Dal General Secretary Dilip Barua, Deputy Opposition Leader in Parliament Raushon Ershad, JP general secretary Sheikh Shahidul Islam and Islami Oikya Jote Chairman Misbahur Rahman Chowdhury were, among others, present with the Prime Minister at the dais.
Besides, ministers, MPs and politicians from different parties, including Awami League, Jatiya Party (JP), Samyabadi Dal as well as leaders of AL's associate bodies -- Jubo League, Jubo Mohila League, Chhatra League, Krishak League, Mohila Awami League, Swechchhasebak League, Jatiya Sramik League, Mohila Sramik League-- attended the iftar party.
Politicians from many political parties who had joined talks with the Prime Minister before the December-30 general election also took part in the iftar party.