Hasina to address nation Sunday

Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Published: 11:04, May 24,2020 | Updated: 11:10, May 24,2020


A New Age file photo of Sheikh Hasina

Prime minister Sheikh Hasina will address the nation Sunday evening on the eve of the Eid-ul-Fitr, the biggest religious festival of the Muslims.

‘The prime minister will deliver her speech at 7:30 pm today,’ PM’s Press Secretary Ihsanul Karim told BSS.

Her speech will be broadcast by Bangladesh Television, Bangladesh Betar as well as private TV channels and radio stations.

Eid-ul-Fitr will be celebrated in the country on Monday as the Shawwal moon was not sighted in Bangladesh sky Saturday.

The National Moon Sighting Committee at a meeting made this announcement Saturday evening.

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