Government Policy

Tk 27.5 lakh allocated for iftar at Baitul Mukarram

DHAKA, May 24, 2017 (BSS) - Bangladesh Islamic Foundation (BIF) this year allocated Taka 27.5 lakh to feed iftar to 3,000 fasting people per-day at the national mosque Baitul Mukarram during the holy month of Ramadan.

"A total of Taka 27.5 lakh has been allocated this year for iftar at Baitul Mukarram during the holy month of Ramadan. All preparations have already been taken to feed around 3000 people per day," Deputy Director (mosque and market) Mohammad Rafiqul Islam told BSS today.

He also said traditional ifter items, including muri (fried rice), boot (gram), piaju (onion-lentil fritter), sarbot and fruits will be served.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)