Jatiya Oikya Front chief Dr Kamal Hossain joined a milad mahfil hosted by president Abdul Hamid at Bangabhaban on Wednesday marking the Eid-e-Miladunnabi, the day of birth and demise of Prophet Hazrat Muhammad (SM).
The milad mahfil was held at the Durbar Hall of the presidential palace after Zuhr prayers.
Dr Kamal also exchanged greetings with the president before leaving Bangabhaban.
Chief justice Syed Mahmud Hossain, deputy speaker Fazle Rabbi Miah, finance minister AMA Muhith, state minister for finance MA Mannan, chief election commissioner KM Nurul Huda, diplomats of different Muslim countries, lawmakers, political leaders, secretaries of different ministries and high civil and military officials also attended the milad.
A special prayer was offered seeking divine blessings for peace and prosperity of the country, welfare of the people and greater unity of the Muslim Ummah.
Pesh Imam of Bangabhaban Jam-e-Mosque Maulana Saiful Kabir conducted the munajat after the milad mahfil.
On October 13, BNP together with Dr Kamal-led Gono Forum, ASM Abdur Rab-led Jatiya Samajtantrik Dal – JSD, Mahmudur Rahman Manna-led Nagorik Oikya and Kamal Hossain-led Oikya Prakriya formed the Jatiya Oikya Front.
Later, Abdul Kader Siddiqui-led Krishak Sramik Janata League also joined the alliance.
All the parties in the Jatiya Oikya Front are going to participate in the 11th parliamentary elections with BNP’s election symbol, sheaf of paddy.
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