409 Eid congregations to be held in city

DHAKA, Aug 19, 2018 (BSS) – A total of 409 Eid congregations will be held in the capital under two city corporations.

Of those, 230 Eid congregations will be held under the Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC) and the rest 179 under the Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC).

The main Eid congregation will be held at the Jatiya Eidgah Maidan at 8 am. DSCC Myor Sayeed Hossain Khoka will visit the Jatiya Eidgah Maidan tomorrow.

A total of five Eid congregations will be held at the Baitul Mukarram National Mosque. The first jamaat will be held at 7am, the second one at 8am, the third one at 9am, the fourth one at 10am and the last jamaat will be held at 10.45am.

The President, ministers, the chief justice, member of parliaments and diplomats are expected to take part in the Eid Jamaat at the Jatiya Eidgah.

The Eid congregation also will be held at 7.30am at the south plaza of the Jatiya Sangsad Bhaban.

The Chief Whip of the Jatiya Sangsad, Whips, member of the cabinet, lawmakers and employees of the parliament secretariat will take part in the Eid congregation along with the local people.

A total of two Eid congregations will be held at the Dhaka University central mosque -Masjidul Jamia. The first congregation will be held at 8am and the second one at 9am.

Besides, Eid congregations will be held at the field adjacent to Salimullah Muslim Hall at 8am and the ground adjacent of Shahidullah Hall main gate at 8am.

Three Eid congregations will be held at Dewan Bagh Sharif at Arambagh-the first jamaat at 8am, the second at 9.30am and last one at 10am.

One of the biggest Eid congregations of the country will be held at Solakhia in Kishorganj. All necessary arrangements have been completed to hold the Eid congregation at Solakhia.