BSS-63 Bangladesh declares one-day mourning on Sheikh Sabah’s death tomorrow

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BANGLADESH-SABAH-MOURNING

Bangladesh declares one-day mourning on Sheikh Sabah’s death tomorrow

DHAKA, Sept 30, 2020 (BSS) – Bangladesh will observe one-day
national mourning tomorrow in respect to the memory of Kuwait’s emir
Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmad Al Jaber Al-Sabah, who breathed his last on
Tuesday at the age of 91.

The Cabinet Division issued a notification in this regard today.

“One-day state mourning will be observed in the country on Thursday
(tomorrow) at the death of Bangladesh’s true friend Kuwait’s emir
Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmad Al Jaber Al-Sabah,” said the notification signed
by Cabinet Division Secretary Khandker Anwarul Islam.

Marking the day, national flag will be hoisted half-mast at all
government, semi-government and autonomous offices, educational
institutions and all government and non-government buildings and at
all missions abroad.

Special doa will be held at all mosques across the country while
prayers will also be offered at places of worships for other
religions, seeking eternal peace for the departed soul of Kuwait emir.

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