DHAKA, Aug 31, 2017 (BSS) – Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today called upon the countrymen to build a happy, prosperous and peaceful Bangladesh free from discrimination by participating in welfare-oriented activities and containing the essence of Eid-ul-Azha.
“Eid gives us a unique education of peace, sympathy, sacrifice and brotherhood. So, let’s come to establish a happy, prosperous and peaceful Bangladesh free from discrimination by participating in the welfare-oriented activities and realizing the essence of Eid-ul-Azha,” she said in a message on the eve of the holy Eid-ul-Azha on Saturday.
The premier greeted the countrymen and the Muslim community in the world on the occasion and said the unique instance set by Hazrat Ibrahim (AS) by sacrificing his dearest thing for the satisfaction of Allah will be imitated and followed forever.
“Through the festival, the capable Muslims ensure equality for all by distributing meat of their sacrificial animals among relatives and neighbours,” she added.
She prayed to Allah for continued peace, progress and prosperity of the country and Muslim Ummah on the holy day.