PM hosts iftar party for politicians
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina hosted iftar party for political leaders at Ganobhaban yesterday, but neither opposition leader Khaleda Zia nor any of her party representatives did turn up responding to the PM's invitation.
Hasina and opposition leader and Khaleda Zia both had invited each other to their respective evening party on the same day yesterday.
JP Chairman HM Ershad MP, Begum Rowshan Ershad MP, Bikalpa Dhara President Prof AQM Badruddoza Chowdhury, JP leader Anwar Hossain Manju, JSD President Hasanul Huq Inu MP, Workers Party President Rashed Khan Menon MP, Communist Party of Bangladesh (CPB) President Manjurul Ahsan Khan, Awami League leaders Advocate Yusuf Hossain Humayun, Abdur Razzak MP, Amir Hossain Amu MP, Syed Sajeda Chowdhury MP, Sheikh Selim MP and Agriculture Minister Begum Motia Chowdhury MP sat on the podium erected on the lawn of the Ganobhaban.
Besides, ministers, advisers, Krishak Sramik Janata League leader Abdul Qader Siddiqui, JSD leaders Syed Zafar Sajjad and Mainuddin Khan Badal MP, Jatiya Party Secretary General Ruhul Amin Howlader MP, Awami League leader Suranjit Sengupta MP, and Barrister Anisul Islam Mahmud MP and Ziauddin Ahmed Bablu of JP were present at the iftar party.
Before iftar, a special prayer was offered seeking divine blessings for the martyrs of the Liberation War, father of the nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and those killed on august 15, national leaders killed in Dhaka central jail and PM's scientist husband Wazed Ali Miah.