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Eid to be celebrated in Madaripur on Tuesday

  • Published at 09:28 pm June 3rd, 2019
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File photo: More than 1.5 lakh followers of Shah Nur-e-Hossain of Sureshwar Darbar Sharif under Naria upazila of the district will celebrate Eid-ul-Fitr in conformity with Saudi Arabia on Tuesday, June 4, 2019 Dhaka Tribune

Followers of Sureshwar Darbar Sharif in Kalikapur, Talluk, Mohisherchar, Jajira, Jafrabad, Bagerchar, Katla, Chargobindapur, and other villages in his union would celebrate Eid on Tuesday

Around 1.5 lakh people of 30 villages in four upazilas of Madaripur district will celebrate Eid-ul-Fitr on Tuesday in conformity with Saudi Arabia.

Pir Shaheb of Sureshwar Darbar Sharif and President of the International Moon Sighting Committee, Alhajj Syed Noor Akter Hossain said: “More than 1.5 lakh followers of Shah Nur-e-Hossain of Sureshwar Darbar Sharif under Naria upazila of the district will celebrate Eid-ul-Fitr today in conformity with Saudi Arabia.”

Followers of Sureshwar Darbar Sharif in Kalikapur, Talluk, Mohisherchar, Jajira, Jafrabad, Bagerchar, Katla, Chargobindapur, and other villages in his union would celebrate Eid today.

Former Union Parishad (UP) member Ali Ahmed Fakir said: “We, the followers of Shah Sureshwari Pir Shaheb, are celebrating Eid in conformity with Saudi Arabia for 147 years. And we are celebrating Eid today to mark that tradition.”

Eid congregation will be held at Govt Taluk Primary School field, Madaripur Charkalikapur Primary School field, and Kasherhat Primary School field.