DHAKA, April 24, 2020 (BSS) – Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today greeted the countrymen and Muslim Ummah on the occasion of the holy month of Ramadan.
In a message, she said Ramadan is the month of Rahmat, Magfirat and Najat- Ramadanul Mubarak, which is a high time to get mercy and blessings of Almighty Allah.
Sheikh Hasina said the world is now in a crisis due to coronavirus and the World Health Organization (WHO) has already declared the COVID-19 as a pandemic.
She called upon the country’s Muslims to offer all prayers, including tarabi prayers, at their respective homes aiming to maintain social distancing.
The premier urged them to offer nafal prayers, including recitation of the holy Quran, in the holy month, seeking early relief to Allah from the global pandemic.
She also urged all to be inspired with the teachings of the holy month of Ramadan and help each other establish peace, amity and brotherhood.
Sheikh Hasina stressed the need for maintaining sanctity of the holy month by showing proportion, patience and restraint at all levels.