Syed Ibrahim holds mysterious milad-mahfil

Professionals including retired army officers, bureaucrats join

Staff Correspondent

16th January, 2021 09:26:38 printer

Syed Ibrahim holds mysterious milad-mahfil

A milad-mahfil arranged by Syed Muhammad Ibrahim, chairman of Bangladesh Kalyan Party, has raised question as the milad-mahfil programme turned into meeting against government.

Chaired by Ibrahim, the programme was attended by professionals including some retired military officers, bureaucrats, teachers, lawyers and leaders of opposition political parties.

The programme was held at a restaurant in Dhanmondi area of the capital on Saturday.

The milad-mahfil programme was also attended by reformist leaders of Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP). Leaders of 20-party alliance including Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami and Jatiya Oikya Front were present.

BNP vice chairman Hafijuddin Ahmed, Nagorik Oikya convener Mahmudur Rahman Manna, Jamaat secretary general Mia Ghulam Parwar, Gana Shasthya founder Zafrullah Chowdhury, Prof Asif Nazrul of Dhaka University, Air vice-marshal retired Fakhrul Azam and former secretary Asafuddowla were present among others.

Speaking at the programme, the speakers called all to get united to oust the incumbent Awami League government.