Preparations complete to celebrate Eid-ul-Azha in Rangpur


The district administration has chalked outprogrammes to celebrate the upcoming holy Eid-ul-Azha festivity everywhere inthe district with due religious fervour and solemnity, reports BSS.

The programmes were finalized in a meeting held at conference room of the Deputy Commissioner in the city on Thursday afternoon. Deputy Commissioner Md. Asib Ahsan chaired the meeting attended by Additional Deputy Commissioners, all eight UNOs, and representatives of Rangpur City Corporation (RpCC), Rangpur Metropolitan Police (RpMP) and senior officials.

Acting President of district Awami League (AL) Mamtaz Uddin Ahmed, Deputy Director (Local Government) Syed Farhad Hossain, Divisional Director of the Islamic Foundation Mohiuddin Chowdhury, Senior Jail Super of Rangpur Central Jail Ratna Roy, Additional Police Super Maruf Ahmed, Secretary of RpCC RashedulHaque, Deputy Civil Surgeon Dr.KanizSabiha, Assistant Commissioner(Kotwali Zone) of RpMP Jamir Uddin, Executive Officer of PDB Delwar Hossain,among others, addressed.

Religious and political leaders, heads of different government, non- government and voluntary organizations, religious and educational institutions, professionals, journalists, public representatives and elite attended.

The meeting decided to hoist national flag atop all government, semi- government, private and public buildings and educational institutions, hold the main Eid congregation at well- decorated CollectorateEidgah in the morning with adequate security measures.

The main city streets will be decorated with the national flag and banners bearing Bangla and Arabic inscriptions `Eid Mubarak’, arranging adequate number of loud speakers in the main Eidgah and discussion on the importance of Eid-ul-Azha.

 Improved diets will be served to the inmates of all hospitals, jails, vagabond centers, shishuparibars and orphanages and a special vigilance team headed by the Additional District Magistrate will monitor the process.Special prayers will be offered after the Eid-ul-Azha prayers seeking divine blessings for continuous peace, progress, harmony and development of the country and the Muslim Ummah and humanity as a whole at all Eid congregations in the district.