Inauguration of 50 model mosques in the country including Chandpur on June 10. On the occasion of Mujib Year, Honourable Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will announce the inauguration of Kachua Upazila Model Mosque of Chandpur District on Thursday 10th June at 10.30 am through video conference with 50 Model Mosques across the country.
Honourable Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will be directly involved in video conferencing with Sylhet, Rangpur and Khulna. Containers of other mosques including Chandpur will be presented. However, Chandpur MP Dr Mohiuddin Khan Alamgir, Deputy Commissioner Anjana Khan Majlish, Superintendent of Police Mohammad Milon Mahmud, Ifar Deputy Director, Upazila Chairman, Executive Officer and other officials will be present at the mosque premises.
Deputy Director, Islamic Foundation Chandpur Md. Khalilur Rahman gave this information on June 8 at noon.
In addition, the inaugural program will be broadcast live on Bangladesh Television and Bangladesh Betar. Ifar Deputy Director kindly requested the public to enjoy the inaugural function.
According to Islamic Foundation sources, Prime Minister Bangabandhu’s daughter Sheikh Hasina in her 2014 election manifesto promised to build one improved mosque in each district and upazila in the hope of building a happy, prosperous and developed Bangladesh in the dream of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman.
During a visit to the Ministry of Religious Affairs on February 8, 2015, the Prime Minister gave instructions to implement the promise. In this context, the project titled ‘Establishment of 560 Model Mosques and Islamic Cultural Centers in each district and upazila (first revised)’ was approved at the ECNEC meeting on 26 June 2016 at a cost of Tk.
Correspondent: Abdul Ghoni, June 08,2021