PM hosts iftar for lawyers

DHAKA, June 6, 2018 (BSS) – Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today hosted an
iftar mahfil for the lawyers.

Lawyers from across the country attended the iftar at Ganabhaban.

The prime minister went round different tables set for the guests, exchanged
pleasantries with them and enquired about their well-being.

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 Liberation War as well as long
life and good health of the prime minister.

Pesh Imam of Baitul Mukarram National Mosque Maulana Ehsanul Huq conducted
the munajat.

Law Minister Anisul Huq, Attorney General Mahbubey Alam, former law minister
Barrister Shafique Ahmed, Vice-Chairman of Bangladesh Bar Council Abdul Baset
Mazumdar, Barrister Yusuf Hossain Humayun, Awami League Presidium Member
Advocate Sahara Khatun, Law Affairs Secretary SM Rezaul Karim, former justice
Mezbahuddin, Advocate Syed Rezaur Rahman, Barrister Fazley Noor Taposh were
present on the dais, among others.

Earlier, the newly elected office bearers of Supreme Court Bar Association,
Bangladesh Bar Council, Dhaka District Bar Association, Rajshahi District Bar
Association, Sylhet District Bar Association, Gazipur District Bar
Association, Dinajpur District Bar Association, Shariatpur District Bar
Association, Lalmonirhat District Bar Association greeted the prime minister
by presenting bouquets.