Jatiya Party Chairman and Deputy Leader of the Opposition in Parliament Ghulam Muhammed Quader on Saturday greeted Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on the occasion of the upcoming Bangla New Year-1428 by sending a greeting card.
On behalf of the premier, her Protocol Officer Md Abu Zafar Raju received the card, reports BSS.
Earlier, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina greeted Jatiya Sangsad (JS) Speaker Dr Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury, Opposition Leader Raushon Ershad and Deputy Opposition Leader and Jatiya Party Chairman Ghulam Muhammed Quader on the occasion of the Bangla New Year by sending cards to them.
On behalf of the Prime Minister, her Protocol Officer Md Abu Zafar Raju handed over the greeting cards to the private secretaries of the respective persons on April 5.
The Bangla New Year is celebrated on 14 April every year.
This year, the government decided to celebrate the Pahela Baishakh, the first day of the Bangla New Year 1428, virtually as global pandemic coronavirus is transmitting alarmingly.