President Abdul Hamid on Sunday hosted a milad mahfil at the Darbar Hall of Bangabhaban on the occasion of Eid-e-Miladunnabi, the day of birth and demise of Prophet Hazrat Muhammad (SM).
Chief Justice Syed Mahmud Hossain, cabinet members, Deputy Speaker Fazle Rabbi Miah, Chief Election Commissioner (CEC), Supreme Court and High Court judges, state ministers, cabinet secretary, chiefs of three services, principal secretary to the Prime Minister, vice-chancellors of different universities, diplomats of different Muslim countries, senior journalists, MPs, political leaders, secretaries of different ministries and high civil and military officials attended the milad held after Asr prayers.
A special munajat was offered seeking divine blessings for peace and prosperity of the country, welfare of the people and greater unity of the Muslim Ummah across the world.
Pesh Imam of Bangabhaban Jame Mosque Maulana Saiful Kabir conducted the munajat.
Doa was also offered for eternal peace of the martyrs, who sacrificed their lives in the 1971 Liberation War and different other democratic movements in different times.
A particular doa was also offered seeking eternal peace of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and his family members, who were brutally assassinated on the fateful night on August 15, 1975.