President, PM greet Muslims on Shab-e-Barat


DHAKA, April 30, 2018 (BSS) – President M Abdul Hamid and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today greeted all Muslims in Bangladesh and elsewhere across the world on the occasion of holy Shab-e-Barat, the night of fortune.

In separate messages, they prayed for peace, progress and prosperity of all.

In his message, President Abdul Hamid said the holy Shab-e-Barat is here with the message of fortune that holy Ramadan is round the corner.

He said, “Islam is the religion of peace and welfare. The ideals of Islam are the means of welfare in this world and salvation in the world hereafter.”

The President added: “Along with mercy and blessings of the Almighty Allah, we will pray for continued progress and welfare of the country and greater unity of the Muslim Ummah on the holy night of Shab-e-Barat.”

He wished everyone’s mercy, rahmat, progress and welfare for the whole mankind.

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, in her message, called upon all to establish the spirit of Islam in personal, social and national levels shunning the religious prejudice and narrowness.

She also urged all to devote themselves to human welfare and nation- building imbued with the teachings of Shab-e-Barat.

The premier said the Shab-e-Barat brings blessings and mercy from Almighty for the mankind.

She prayed for happiness, peace and progress for all as well as the whole Muslim Ummah in Bangladesh and throughout the globe.