24 July 2014, Thu

Jamaat-e-Islami holds countrywide peaceful demonstration protesting continuous Israeli brutal attack on Gaza

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami, the largest Islamic political country of Bangladesh has observed nationwide massive demonstration for consecutive two days protesting the gruesome and barbarous attack upon the people and establishment of Palestinian Gaza strip. Earlier, party’s Acting Secretary General Dr. Shafiqur Rahman declared the demonstration program on Wednesday.

All the major cities, divisional towns and capital Dhaka peacefully observed the program. In the programs, Jamaat leaders urged the global bodies like United Nations, OIC and Arab League to take effective steps to ensure a ceasefire from Israel particularly in this holy month of Ramadan. They also urged the United Nations to recognize Palestine a free and sovereign state.

In the capital, Jamaat Dhaka city arranged a massive procession. Attending the program, party’s central working committee member and city assistant secretary Mohammad Salim Uddin stated that, Israel is conducting the brutal ever attack on the Palestinians. Palestinians women and children are not spared from the Israeli attack. Israeli soldiers had set the Palestinian school and hospitals as their prime target that caused a massive humanitarian crisis in the entire region.

After the meeting a grand procession was brought out that crossed over several roads of the city. Among others, city unit Assistant secretary Mobarak Hossain, Central Working committee member Rezaul Karim and S M Alauddin addressed the program.