Alexa  2nd-day ‘Aam Bayan’ ongoing

Dhaka, Wednesday   19 February 2020


Biswa Ijtema 2nd phase

 2nd-day ‘Aam Bayan’ ongoing

 Gazipur Correspondent

 Published: 02:56 PM, 18 January 2020   Updated: 03:12 PM, 18 January 2020

Photo: DailyBangladesh

Photo: DailyBangladesh

On the second day of the second phase Biswa Ijtema, millions of Muslims have participated in the Aam Bayan since Fajr this morning. In the light of the Holy Quran and Hadith, this narration will continue till night. Devotees' gathering from different parts of the country is going on. Hundreds of foreign devotees from different countries have also participated in this second phase Ijtema like the first phase this year. This session of 55th Biswa Ijtema will end on Sunday.

This year’s Biswa Ijtema is being held in two episodes while the first phase was held from January 10 to 12. Maulana Jubair's followers joined it. And then, From January 17, the followers Mawlana Sa’ad of Delhi joined the three-day Ijtema in the second phase. It will continue till January 19.

Bayan: Muslims gathered from different parts of the country as well as from different countries across the world have been participating in the Aam Bayan since Friday. Every day from Fajr to Esha, Bayan on various aspects of the religion including Iman and Amal. There are discussions on the six principles of Tabligh (the basics). Moulana Mursalin pronounced the second day Bayan after Fajr on Saturday, while Mufti Azimuddin translated.

Tashkil: Tashkill rooms have been set up northwest of Iztema ground. In addition, a special place has been reserved for Tashkil in every Khitta

Foreign Muslims: At least one and a half thousands of Muslims come from different countries, including Jordan, Libya, Africa, Lebanon, Afghanistan, Palestine, the United States, Turkey, Iraq, Saudi Arabia, India, Pakistan, England, on the first day of the second phase of Iztema. According to their language and continents, foreign guests are divided on the field.

Water: Executive Engineer of the Gazipur Public Health Engineering Department Md. Sultan Mahmud said that due to extra devotees coming in the first phase of Ijtema, there will be some water problems but in the second phase it will not be difficult. Later, if the number of Muslims increases in Ijtema, the water pump in the field will be increased. Until the last monastery, there is a constant supply of water for the Ozu-bathing.

Security and traffic: Gazipur Metropolitan Police Commissioner Md. Anwar Hossain said that the movement of vehicles has been restrained by the police on the occasion of the Aakheri Monajat. All traffic will be controlled from Chandana Chowrasta to Tongi on the Dhaka-Mymensingh highway from Saturday night to Sunday afternoon, from Mirir Bazar to Station Road on Tongi-Kaliganj road, from Kamarpara to Ashulia and from the airport to Tongi Bridge.

He said the neighborhood, including Iztema Maidan, is under tight security. There are more one thousand members of various intelligence agencies on-duty inside and outside of Shamiana.

Special Trains: Railways department has arranged special trains on various routes including Akhaura, Cumilla, and Mymensingh on the occasion of the Aakheri Monajat. All trains will stop at Tongi station before and after the prayer. In view of the passengers arriving at Iztema, additional toilets and pure drinking water have been provided at Tongi Railway Junction, informed Tongi Railway Stationmaster Md. Halimuzzan.