The government is constructing a total of 560 model mosques and cultural centers at district, upazila and city corporation levels across the country. Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will inaugurate 50 model mosques and cultural centers on the occasion of Mujib Year on Thursday. The information was given at a press conference at the Osmani Memorial Auditorium in the capital on Wednesday. Faridul Haque Khan.
Faridul Haque Khan said these model mosques and cultural centers would play a role in spreading Islam as well as preventing terrorism, militancy and violence against women and raising public awareness about the government’s development activities.
He said that this model mosque and Islamic cultural center is used for conducting religious meetings, gatherings, seminars, training of pilgrims, Hamd and Naat Kerat competitions as well as conducting Islamic cultural activities, Islamic research, training of imams and muezzins, social problems, child marriage, dowry, drugs and other social problems. Will serve as an important platform.
It was also informed at the press conference that each model mosque and Islamic cultural center will be constructed in 43 categories on three percent of the land. Four-storey model mosques and cultural centers are being constructed at district and city corporation level, three-storey at upazila level and four-storey in the coastal area (of which the ground floor is empty).
Meanwhile, our regional representative from Rangpur said that Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will be directly connected to Badarganj, Dhaka, Khulna and Sylhet among the virtual 50 model mosques as the chief guest from Ganobhaban around 10:30 am today.