BNP hosts Tk 30 per plate Iftar party for politicians

Bangla Tribune Report
Published : 20:33, May 28, 2019 | Updated : 20:40, May 28, 2019

The BNP hosted an iftar party on Tuesday (May 26) for politicians where guests were served food costing about Tk 30, matching the amount the spent for iftar for jailed party Chairperson Khaleda Zia in line with the prison code.
In a brief speech before the fast-breaking meal at the Ladies Club in Dhaka’s Eskaton, Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam said, “As we gather here today, Khaleda Zia awaits for iftar at a small room in the BSMMU, for which the government allocates Tk 30.”
Apologising to the guests, the senior party leader said they have served Tk 30 per plate iftar to express sympathy to jailed party chief.