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Jamaat Ameer extends greetings to the countrymen on the occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 8th April, 2024 extending greetings to the fellow countrymen on the occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr.

“Eid-ul-Fitr is ensuring as we are observing the last few days of the holy month of Ramadan. This year, we are going to experience Eid day in such a crucial time when people are leading miserable lives as in one side the government is reckless and desperate to stay in power by any means, while on the other we are witnessing unprecedented corruption, economic discrimination, tortures and repressions.

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Jamaat Ameer again urges to ensure Begum Khaleda Zia’s treatment in abroad

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami's Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has expressed deep concern over the news of BNP chairperson and former Prime Minister Begum Khaleda Zia’s critical health condition and her subsequent admission to a city hospital. In a statement issued on 31st March, 2024 Jamaat Ameer further said, Begum Khaleda Zia should be released on parole in order to ensure her appropriate treatment in abroad.

As Begum Khaleda Zia became critically sick once again, so she should be allowed to take treatment in abroad as per her choice. This issue should be considered from humanitarian perspective. Politics should not be done centering her ...

We have to be firm and determined to get rid of barriers and shackles

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has said, we are expressing deep gratitude to Almighty Allah as He made us capable to arrange this event successfully despite many obstructions and barriers. Whoever have attended this event, I would like to welcome. I am grateful to you for your presence. He said this while addressing an Iftar program at Pan Pacific Sonargaon Hotel, Dhaka Ballroom. Jamaat-e-Islami organized this program.

Dr. Shafiqur Rahman said, Almighty Allah revealed the holy Quran in this month. This month is very significant. The month is blessed with the Qadar night. Almighty Allah has completed His guidance and ...

There is no alternative to broad base unity for establishing citizen’s basic rights

 

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has said the nation is in deep crisis now. The total country has been turned into a big prison. The opposition has no scope to express themselves. In last 15 years, people have to reside in unsafe situation and here and there. The country is witnessing massive looting and corruption. Not only the market but the whole nation has been entrapped by the syndicate. Thousands of crores of taka are being laundered every day. To get rid of this situation, there is no alternative to broad base unity for establishing citizen’s basic rights.

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Jamaat will continue to strive till the people get the real benefit of independence

 

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has said that Jamaat will continue to strive till the people get the benefit of the independence. The genuine patriots and who want to establish good governance, voting rights, human rights and other basic issues are united now. He said this while addressing a discussion program organized by Chittagong city Jamaat-e-Islami on the occasion of the Independence and National Day.

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s central Majlish-e-Shura member and Chittagong city Ameer and former MP Shahjahan Chowdhury presided over the program which was hosted by city secretary Principal Nurul Amin. Jamaat’s Assistant Secretary General Maulana Muhammad Shahjahan, and ...

Jamaat Ameer urges to observe Independence Day on 26th March

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 24th March, 2024 urging to observe the Independence and National Day on next 26th March, 2024.

On 26th March of 1971, the valiant freedom fighters and the general people formed all-out resistance against the then Pakistani rulers in order to ensure rule of law, justice, freedom of speech, and fundamental rights. They took part in the liberation war to build a country free from poverty, starvation, and unemployment. Bangladeshi finally achieved independence in exchange for many lives and sacrifices. But since then, 51 years have passed, still many dreams ...

Dawah should be spread among the people by boosting organization at all levels

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman has said, Dawah should be spread among the people by boosting organization at all levels and the members should play their roles to convey the messages to the people. Because in today’s world, people are being misguided and misled due to ill-conspiracies. People have moved back from learning Quran and Hadith. The youth are losing their ways because of the cultural aggression. Jamaat members should concentrate on Dawah activities to bring back people on the right path.

Acting Ameer said, this while addressing the virtual annual members’ conference of Narayanganj city Jamaat-e-Islami. ...

Acting Ameer congratulates the winners of Bangladesh Federal Journalist Union (BFUJ) election

Acting Ameer of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following statement on 30th December, 2023 congratulating Ruhul Amin Gazi for being elected as president and Kader Gani Chowdhury as secretary and their panel in all 19 posts in Bangladesh Federal Journalist Union (BFUJ) election.

While, the nation is crossing a critical time, in such a period, Ruhul Amin Gazi and Kader Gani Chowdhury led panel secured victories in BFUJ election and I am appreciating the journalist community in this regard. These victories will pave the way for the journalist communities to play effective roles in the ...

People have no interest about the ongoing dummy election

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former MP Professor Mujibur Rahman said, the authoritarian government has started new farce by bringing dummy candidates in forth. The state apparatus is being used to conduct such unlawful activities. People have no interest about the ongoing dummy election. The movement for restoring democracy and voting rights to be intensified. The organization must be strengthened on the basis of establishing sound relationship with Almighty Allah. We have to set examples of sacrifice and dedications like the companions of the Prophet (pbuH).

He said this while addressing a conference of the Associate Members organized by Rangpur city ...

We have to resist all immoral activities of the government

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman said, it is the directives of Almighty Allah to become His servant, not to consider anyone as His partner and to attain the rights of the relatives. A Muslim’s assignment is to bring people out of the servitude of other human being and also to make them prepared to act as the servant of Allah only. From such understanding, Jamaat-e-Islami has been working to establish the rule of Allah in this country.

He said this while addressing a conference of the Associate Members held in Gaibandha district. District Ameer Abdul Karim ...

The incumbent tyrant regime will not be allowed to continue in office

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former parliament member Professor Mujibur Rahman said, the incumbent tyrant regime will not be allowed to continue in office.
Professor Mujibur Rahman said while addressing an associate members’ conference organized by Lalmonirhat district Jamaat-e-Islami today. Jamaat’s central Majlish-e-Shura member and Lalmonirhat district Ameer lecturer Ataur Rahman presided over the conference which was hosted by district secretary Advocate Md. Abu Taher. Jamaat’s Assistant Secretary General Maulana Abdul Halim, central working committee member and Rangpur-Dinajpur region’s assistant coordinator Maulana Momtaz Uddin and central Majlish-e-Shura member Professor Azizur Rahman Sarkar addressed the conference as the special guests.

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Life time imprisonment declared against 13 Jamaat leaders and activists of Natore district; Acting Ameer expresses concern

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following statement on 19th December, 2023 expressing deep concern as 13 Jamaat leaders and activists of Natore district have been convicted with lifetime imprisonment in a false and politically-motivated cases.

“Death penalty was declared against Allama Delwar Hossain Sayedee in the International Crimes Tribunal in 2013. Islam-loving people across the country came to the street protesting against such verdict. People of Lalpur Upazila under Natore district had also organized a demonstration against the verdict. Afterwards, the authority filed a case against Jamaat leaders and activists including Lalpur Upazila ...

Acting Ameer signs the condolence book expressing shock at the death of Kuwait Ameer Sheikh Nawaf Al Ahmad Al Jaber Al Sabah

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former member of Parliament Professor Mujibur Rahman has signed a condolence book which has been opened in the Kuwait embassy in Dhaka expressing deep shock and condolence at the death of Kuwait Ameer Sheikh Nawaf Al Ahmad Al Jaber Al Sabah. Jamaat’s Acting Ameer went to the Kuwait embassy at 18th December noon, signed the condolence book and prayed to Allah seeking salvation for the departed soul of the Kuwaiti Emir.

At that time, he wrote in the condolence book that, “May Allah forgive him, bless him and provide him security. May Allah accept him as ...

Kuwait Emir dies; Acting Ameer condoles || Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer greets the new Emir of Kuwait

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former member of the Parliament Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following message of condolence on 16th December, 2023 expressing deep shock and condolence at the death of Emir of Kuwait Sheikh Nawaf Al Ahmad Al Jaber Al Sabah.

“We are expressing deep shock and condolence at the death of Emir of Kuwait Sheikh Nawaf Al Ahmad Al Jaber Al Sabah. Along with the people of Kuwait, the people of Bangladesh are also saddened and shocked at his death. The Muslim community lost a guardian at his demise. He has played significant role in resolving various ...

Acting Ameer urges to observe and Victory Day on 16th December

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following statement on 14th December, 2023 urging to observe Victory Day on next 16th of December with due fervor.

Glorious Victory Day is going to be observed on 16th December. This day is very significant from the perspective of our national lives. We are remembering the veteran freedom fighters who had sacrificed their lives to achieve the independence of this nation. We are praying for the salvation of their souls. We would like to recall all the freedom fighters and their contributions who had taken part in the ...

Turkish MP Hasan Bitmez dies after suffering heart attack; Acting Ameer condoles

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former member of the Parliament Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following message of condolence on 14th December], 2023 expressing deep shock at the death of Turkish Saadet Party’s Vice chairman and parliament member Hasan Bitmez.

Hasan Bitmez, 54, a member of parliament from the opposition Felicity (Saadet) Party, died in Ankara City Hospital, Health Minister Fahrettin Koca told reporters in televised remarks.

I am expressing deep shock and condolence at the death of Turkish Saadet Party’s Vice chairman and parliament member Hasan Bitmez. Innalillahi Wa Inna Ilaihi Rajiun. Mr. Bitmez was a distinguished leader and he ...

Acting Ameer urges to observe Martyred Intellectuals Day on 14th December and Victory Day on 16th December

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following statement on 12th December, 2023 urging to observe Martyred Intellectuals Day on 14th December and Victory Day on next 16th of December.

Martyred Intellectuals Day and Victory Day of Bangladesh is going to observed on 14th and 16th of December respectively. These two days are very significant in our national lives. We are remembering the contributions of those martyred intellectuals and the veteran freedom fighters who had sacrificed their lives to achieve the independence of this nation. We are praying for the salvation of their souls. We ...

Shaheed Abdul Quader Molla played strong roles to establish democracy, rule of law, justice and citizen's basic rights

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following statement on 11 December 2023 remembering the contributions of Jamaat’s former Assistant Secretary General, noted journalist, and intellectual Abdul Quader Molla.

“Former Assistant Secretary General of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami, noted journalist and intellectual Abdul Quader Molla has played an active role in establishing Islamic society in Bangladesh till his last breath. As a politician, author, academician, and researcher, he played a pivotal role for the development of the nation. He was a member of the liaison committee during the anti-autocracy movement of the 90s. He was very active ...

Fair and credible election is not possible without a caretaker government

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami's Acting Ameer and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman has said, fair and credible election is not possible without a caretaker government. The illegal government has turned the nation into a giant prison by conducting murders, looting, abduction, repression and arrest drives. The courts also snatched the rights of the people to get justice by issuing prescribed verdicts. They are convicting Jamaat leaders by holding a farcical trial procedures. Human rights of the people are completely subdued now because of the government's misrule.

He said this while virtually addressing a conference of the associate members organized by Barguna district Jamaat-e-Islami. ...

Our movement will continue until the basic rights of the people are established

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami organized a discussion program on 10th December, Sunday on the eve of the International Human Rights Day. Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman presided over the program which was hosted by Jamaat’s central publicity and media secretary and central executive committee member Advocate Matiur Rahman Akanda. Among others, Jamaat’s Nayeb-e-Ameer Dr. Syed Abdullah Mohammad Taher and Maulana ANM Shamsul Islam, Acting Secretary General Maulana ATM Masum, Assistant Secretary General Hamidur Rahman Azad and Maulana Abdul Halim, Jamaat’s central executive committee member and Dhaka south city Ameer Nurul Islam Bulbul and central working committee member ...

New false case filed against Maulana Shamsul Islam; Acting Ameer condemns

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following statement on 22nd November, 2023 protesting the recent move as the authority filed new false case against Jamaat Nayeb-e-Ameer and former MP Maulana ANM Shamsul Islam.

Jamaat-e-Islami’s Nayeb-e-Ameer and former MP Maulana ANM Shamsul Islam got release after a long imprisonment several days back. The government is mulling to come back to power by holding a one-sided election. The countrymen are doing movement against this conspiracy of the government. To subdue the ongoing movement, the government has been filing false and concocted cases against the opposition leaders ...

91 Jamaat leaders and activists including Feni district Ameer arrested in 24 hours; Acting Ameer condemns

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami's Acting Ameer and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following statement on 21st November, 2023 protesting and condemning the unjust arrests of Feni district Jamaat Ameer AKM Shamsuddin and noted lawyer of Dinajpur Advocate Mahbubur Rahman Bhutto.

Jamaat's anti-government movement is going on protesting the perverse judgment in Jamaat-e-Islami's registration case and declaration of one-sided election schedule and simultaneously demanding immediate stepdown of the government, restoration of caretaker government system, release of Jamaat Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman and other political detainees, withdrawal of false cases and for bringing the prices of essentials within people's capacity. The whole ...

Acting Ameer commemorates former Secretary General Ali Ahsan Mohammad Mujahid; the nation feels his absence at this crucial political juncture

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following statement on 20th November, 2023 remembering the contributions of Jamaat-e-Islami’s former Secretary General and former Social Welfare Minister Ali Ahsan Mohammad Mujahid.

“Ali Ahsan Mohammad Mujahid was an uncompromising and outstanding leader of the Islamic movement. He will be remembered for years for his bold and historic role in establishing democracy, rule of law, justice, human rights, people’s voting rights, and most of all, a just and welfare state.

He has discharged duties successfully as the Social Welfare Minister during the 2001-2006 tenure of the 4 party alliances. ...

Acting Ameer expresses concern; calls for mobilizing the ongoing movement

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami's Acting Ameer and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following statement on 19th November 2023 expressing deep concern over the perverse judgment of the Supreme Court in Jamaat-e-Islami's registration case.

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami is the largest Islamic political party of the country. Jamaat had its representation in almost all the parliament in previous occasions. Jamaat backed candidates had secured victories in different local government elections including city corporations, upazila councils and union council elections and served the people properly. Jamaat had historic contributions in all democratic movements of the country. The whole nation is united now to press ...

Acting Ameer calls to observe nationwide 48-hour strike on 19th and 20th November

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami's Acting Ameer Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following statement on 18th November 2023, urging to observe nationwide 48-hour strike protesting the declaration of schedule of a blueprint election by the subservient election commission.

Jamaat-e-Islami has declared 48 hour long strike across the country on 19th and 20th November demanding immediate stepdown of the government, restoration of caretaker government system, release of Jamaat Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman and other political detainees, withdrawal of false cases and for bringing the prices of the essentials within people's capacity and simultaneously protesting the recently declared election schedule. We have become compelled to ...

Acting Ameer condemns Israeli’s force’s attack on Gaza hospital and civilian structures, calls to take actions against Israeli war crimes

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following statement on 17th November 2023 protesting and condemning Israeli army’s barbarous attack on Gaza’s Al Shifa Hospital and Israel’s continuous crimes against humanity in Gaza.

“In all international convention, law and religious norms, the murder of women, kids, ailed and the aged people is absolutely prohibited even during a war. Ignoring and violating all such law and conventions, Israeli forces have murdered the patients, doctors, nurses of Al Shifa hospital, Gaza’s largest hospital and turned the place into a graveyard. The remaining patients are crying for electricity, ...

Jamaat-e-Islami rejects the election schedule declared by the subservient election commission

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following statement on 15th November 2023 rejecting the election schedule, which has been declared by the subservient election commission this evening as per the blueprint design of the government and ignoring the mainstream opposition parties and views of the majority.

“Election commission has declared the election schedule this evening defying the people’s movement and their demand to hold next election under a caretaker government. The countrymen do not have any confidence upon the oppressor and tyrannical government. If election takes place under a caretaker regime, the defeat of ...

28 Jamaat men including a district Ameer arrested; Acting Ameer condemns

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following statement on 14th November 2023 protesting and condemning unjustified arrests of 28 Jamaat leaders and activists including Jessore east organizational district Ameer Master Nurunnabi.

“Plain-clothed DB police arrested Jessore east organizational district Ameer Master Nurunnabi this noon from his working place Badshah Faisal Islami Institute. Although, he was in bail in that case. Two stents are also already inserted in his heart. Police also arrested Sabit, son of Jamaat’s Narsingdi district’s Shibpur Upazila Jamaat’s working committee member Abdul Momen. Earlier, the law enforcers arrested Abdul Momen after ...

Top BNP leaders including Amir Khosru Mahmud Chowdhury and several Jamaat leaders arrested; Acting Ameer condemns

Acting Ameer of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami and former MP Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following statement on 3rd November, 2023 protesting and condemning the unlawful arrests of BNP’s standing committee member Amir Khosru Mahmud Chowdhury, joint secretary general Muzibur Rahman Sarwar, convener of BNPs’ media cell Zahir Uddin Shopon, Jamaat’s central Majlish-e-Shura member Professor Forhad Hossain, Kushtia city Jamaat Ameer Raziuddin Ahmad, Kushtia city Jamaat’s Assistant secretary Professor Younus Ali and Thakurgaon district Sramik Kollan Federation’s secretary Badiul Alam.

“As a part of the government’s plot to foil the ongoing movement, the government has arrested BNP’s standing committee member Amir Khosru ...

Acting Ameer protests the arrest of senior BNP and Jamaat leaders; demands immediate release

Acting Ameer of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following statement on 1st November 2023 protesting and condemning the unlawful arrests of the BNP’s standing committee member Mirza Abbas, joint secretary general Syed Moazzem Hossain Alal and Meherpur district Jamaat Ameer Maulana Tajuddin Khan.

The government has been arresting BNP and Jamaat’s top leaders and thousands of leaders and activists in order to foil the ongoing movement. As an ill-effort to subdue the ongoing movement, they have unlawfully arrested BNP’s standing committee member Mirza Abbas, joint secretary general Syed Moazzem Hossain Alal and Meherpur district Jamaat ...

Law and order situation deteriorated alarmingly nationwide; Acting Ameer expresses concern

Acting Ameer of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following statement on 31st October 2023 expressing deep concern over the deteriorating law and order situation of the country.

Law and order situation has deteriorated in the country alarmingly in recent times. People are suffering from severe insecurity. Public lives and properties are not secured at all. On last 29th October, at 11.45 pm, the miscreants have killed Dr. Golam Kazem Ali (42) while he was returning home from his chamber in Laxmipur of Rajshahi city. Earlier, at 8 pm on the same night, homeopathy doctor Ershad ...

Government has arrested BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir unlawfully, alleges Acting Ameer

Acting Ameer of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami and former MP Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following statement on 29th October 2023 protesting the unlawful arrest of BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir.

“The government has unlawfully arrested BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir to foil the ongoing movement. No option is left for the nation as the oppression of the government has exceeded all limits. The government has become reckless watching the huge presence in the opposition’s rallies and processions. This is why, they are arresting opposition leaders and activists indiscriminately. They have arrested BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam ...

Acting Ameer urges to deny rumors; instructs to join tomorrow’s grand rally at Shapla Chattar of the capital

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami already declared grand rally at Shapla Chattar of the capital tomorrow on 28th October, Saturday. Acting Ameer of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following statement on 27th October 2023 urging the countrymen to make the declared program successful.

“Jamaat declared grand rally to be made successful on 28th October Saturday and the government must be made compelled to arrange next parliamentary election under a caretaker government. The unelected government is sitting upon the nation like an unbearable burden. The rights of the people will never be ensured without dethroning this government. However, ...

Acting Ameer commemorates the martyrs of 28th October; urges to hold discussion and prayer program and grand rally on 28th October

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former MP Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following statement on 26th October 2023 urging to arrange discussion and prayer program to commemorate the martyrs who had been killed brutally by the attack and assaults of Awami hooligans along with their sticks and locally made other lethal weapons on 28 October of 2006 across the country.

In 2006, at the last end of the 4-party alliance government’s tenure, Awami League led grand alliance created an intentional mayhem and anarchy of attacks and vandalism nationwide. Jamaat-e-Islami organized a rally on the same day in the North gate ...

Police arrests Central Executive Committee member Matiur Rahman Akanda; Acting Ameer protests

Acting Ameer of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following statement on 25th October 2023 protesting and condemning the unlawful arrest of Jamaat's central executive committee member, party's media and publicity secretary and Islami Chhatrashibir's former central president Advocate Matiur Rahman Akanda from his house this morning.

I am vehemently condemning the latest incident as the law enforcement agencies picked up Matiur Rahman Akanda from his residence without any lawful reason and subsequently showed him arrested in a false case. The authority has done it just to harass him politically.

Matiur Rahman Akanda is a distinguished lawyer ...

25 killed as trains collide in Bhairab; Acting Ameer condoles

Acting Ameer of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following message of condolence on 24th October, 2023 expressing deep shock and extending sympathy to the victim families.

At least 25 people were killed and many other became injured after a freight train ignored a signal light and rammed into a carriage of Egarosindhur Godhuli near Bhairab Bazar Junction Railway Station on Monday afternoon. Due to the impact, three carriages of Egarosindhur, packed with passengers, derailed and two overturned. I am very shocked and saddened over the casualties of this accident. The losses, created because of the ...

Over 2000 killed in Morocco earthquake; Acting Ameer condoles

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following message of condolence on 10th September 2023 expressing deep shock as numerous lives and countless properties have destroyed in a massive earthquake that struck Morocco on 8th September night.

“Our brotherly Muslim nation Morocco is devasted due to massive earthquake. I personally and on behalf of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami express deep shock and condolence over the incident.

We came know from different media and other sources that more than 2000 people are dead after a powerful earthquake struck Morocco. The magnitude 6.8 earthquake was the biggest to hit the country in 120 ...

Acting Ameer thanks party activists and the countrymen for holding peaceful processions in the capital and other cities

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following statement on 10th September, 2023 protesting and condemning the obstruction, attacks and arrest drives against the pre-declared processions of Jamaat-e-Islami in all cities and simultaneously thanking the countrymen and the Jamaat leaders and activists for making the declared programs successful.

“Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami had declared peaceful demonstration in Dhaka on 8th September and other cities on 10th September. Police attacked the procession of Dhaka south city Jamaat on 8th September and arrested 50 Jamaat activists and passerby from the spot. They are continuing arrest drives in various places ...

Acting Ameer recalls the contributions of Shaheed Mir Quasem Ali; people will continue to remember him for his noble activities

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami's Acting Ameer and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following statement on 2nd September, 2023 remembering the contributions of Jamaat-e-Islami's former central executive committee member, renowned businessman, social worker and media personality Mir Quasem Ali.

Mir Quasem Ali has struggled throughout his life to build a happy, prosperous and Islamic welfare state. He was the founding central President of Bangladesh Islami Chhatrashibir. He played pro-active role in establishing numerous Islamic and welfare institutions including Islami Banks, insurance, Mosques, Madrasa and etc. He has taken outstanding initiative to take healthcare at the door steps of the poor people ...

Acting Ameer criticizes the government and law enforcers for their passive roles; calls to bring all victims back to their families

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following statement on 30th August 2023 marking the International Day of the Victims of Enforced Disappearances.

30th of August is being observed as International Day of the Victims of Enforced Disappearances. According to the statistics of various national human rights organizations and international human rights watchdogs, in last 14 years since the incumbent government came to the power in 2009, the plain-cloth-dressed people, claiming themselves as law enforcers have abducted some 645 people including the opposition leaders and activists and people of other professions. According to the statistics ...

The government has turned the nation into a failure state, says Professor Mujibur Rahman

Our beloved motherland Bangladesh is crossing a critical juncture. There is no democracy, freedom of speech in the country. The government has turned the entire nation into a failed state because of its own failures.

Acting Ameer of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman has said this while addressing a workshop of union president, municipality/ward presidents organized by Shariatpur district Jamaat-e-Islami.

He further said that the activities of the Islamic movement should be taken ahead ignoring all fears and intimidations. He demanded immediate release of all detained activists of Jamaat-e-Islami and Islami Chhatrashibir including Jamaat Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman and ...

We have to defeat the incumbent tyrant government even in exchange for our lives and properties, says Acting Ameer

Acting Ameer of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman said, our beloved motherland Bangladesh is crossing a crucial time right now. There is no democracy, freedom of speech in the country. Public lives and properties are not safe. The government has turned the nation into a failed state because of its own failures. Under such circumstance, the members of our organization cannot remain idle. Based on the spirit of the companions, the members should play the pivotal role. Ignoring fear and intimidations, they have to take the Islamic activities to an advanced level. If necessary, we have to ...

Release detained leaders and activists immediately; stop farcical trial- says Acting Ameer

Islamic movement cannot be subdued by the means of torture and repression. The government must step down by facilitating next election under a caretaker government. The countrymen will not accept any farcical election this time. We have to take all-out preparations to ensure an effective election. The activists of the Islamic movement should remain firm on the field with the spirit of dedication and sacrifice. We should nurture the desire of accepting martyrdom in our hearts. Based on the contributions and assistances of the people of all walks, we want to establish a peaceful and progressive country.

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Acting Ameer appreciates the party men for making the pre-declared programs successful

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former lawmaker has issued the following statement on 23rd August 2023 protesting the obstruction and attack against Jamaat-e-Islami organized peaceful demonstration and simultaneously appreciating the leaders and activists of the organization for making the pre-declared peaceful demonstration successful.

Jamaat declared peaceful demonstration came under severe obstructions on 23rd August. Police also carried out arrest drives in the houses of Jamaat leaders and activists. Despite such torture, harassment and barrier, the pre-declared peaceful demonstration became successful nationwide. I am hailing the countrymen and Jamaat leaders and activists for making the programs successful.

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We should remain far away from Shirq and Bidat centering the grave of Allama Sayedee, says Acting Ameer

Allama Delwar Hossain Sayedee Rahimahullah has millions of fans and followers both in home and abroad. After tolerating tortures, repression and detention for 13 years he has taken his last breath which shocked the people. Many people from the country and foreign countries have prayed for them. We also came to know that some of his fans started kissing his grave, bursting into tears and brough soil from his graveyard. These kinds of activities are tantamount of Shirq and Bidat (innovation). We must keep ourselves away from these practices.

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former MP Professor Mujibur Rahman said this ...

Acting Ameer denounces intentional statement of neighboring India about Jamaat-e-Islami

Acting Ameer of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following statement on 19th August 2023 protesting and condemning the unwanted remark of Indian authority about Jamaat-e-Islami which has been published in various media recently.

In recent times, we came to know from various media reports that, India has sent a diplomatic message to USA in which the Indian authority has made some unwanted and intentional comment against Jamaat-e-Islami. The message reportedly termed Jamaat as a fanatic fundamentalist organization and it claimed that if Jamaat gets stronger in Bangladesh, Indian border security issues will come under threat. ...

Islamic movement could not be resisted by dint of torture and repression and it will never be subdued, says Acting Ameer

Watching people’s love and emotion for Islam, the government has become reckless. Following the death of world-renowned preacher of the Quran and noted speaker Allama Delwar Hossain Sayedee, the authority did not pay any heed to the public emotion, rather they opened fire against the peaceful presence. Islamic movement could not be resisted by dint of torture and repression and it will never be subdued as well.

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former MP Professor Mujibur Rahman said this while addressing a virtual workers’ conference organized by Jessore city organizational district on 19th August. District Ameer Professor Golam Rasul presided over ...

Muhaddith Abdul Khaleq arrested; Acting Ameer condemns; demands immediate release

Acting Ameer of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following statement on 18th August 2023 protesting and condemning the unjustified arrest of Jamaat’s central organizing secretary and Khulna region’s coordinator Muhaddith Abdul Khaleq.

Police has arrested Jamaat’s central organizing secretary and Khulna region’s coordinator Muhaddith Abdul Khaleq from his native residence’s Dholbari mosque located in Sadar Upazila of Satkhira district. In recent times, funeral in absentia of Allama Delwar Hossain Sayedee have been obstructed in various places of the country. Hundreds of leaders and activists have been arrested as well. False cases have been issued against ...

There is no alternative but restoring caretaker government system for holding a fair election, says Acting Ameer

Just several months are left to witness 12th national election. In last 15 years, Awami League has destroyed the electoral system of the country. The countrymen could not cast their votes under the current regime. The incumbent government has proved that, free, fair and credible election is not possible under their arrangement. So, there is no alternative but restoring caretaker government system for holding a fair election.

Acting Ameer of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami and former lawmaker ProfessorMujibur Rahman said this while addressing a virtual conference of the members followed by a prayer program seeking salvation for Jamaat’s former Nayeb-e-Ameer,world renowned scholar of ...

Acting Ameer recalls the glorious life of Allama Sayedee; condemns government’s repressive role

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman addressed a press conference on 16th August 2023 protesting the administration’s obstacles in holding Namaj-e-Janaja of Allama Delwar Hossain Sayedee (Rahimahullah), attack on the funeral prayer in absentia in various places of the country, killing of one Forkan Uddin in Chokoria of Cox’s Bazar and the arrests of more than 200 Jamaat leaders and activists through a nationwide arrest drive. Central executive committee member of Jamaat-e-Islami and party’s press and media secretary Advocate Matiur Rahman Akanda hosted the program. Among others, Jamaat’s Acting Secretary General Maulana ATM Masum, Assistant Secretary ...

Acting Ameer denounces police’s attack against the Muslim devotees

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following statement on 15th August 2023 protesting the authority’s attitude as they did not allow to arrange a Namaj-e-Janaja of worldly acclaimed preacher of the Quran Allama Delwar Hossain Sayedee and also condemning the police’s attack upon the gathered presence.

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Nayeb-e-Ameer, world-renowned preacher of the Quran and former MP Allama Delawar Hossain Sayedee died while undergoing treatment on 14th August at 8;40 pm. Immediate after the spreading news, they started gathering at the premise of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University, BSMMU. As the time flies, people ...

Namaj-e-Janaja of Allama Delwar Hossain Sayedee held

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Nayeb-e-Ameer, world renowned preacher of the Quran and former MP Allama Delawar Hossain Sayedee’s dead body started journey from PG hospital toward Pirojpur on 15th August. His dead body reached Pirojpur at around 10.30 am. His Namaj-e-Janaja held at Allama Sayedee foundation ground at 1.40 noon. Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former MP Professor Mujibur Rahman led the prayer.

Among others, Jamaat’s Acting Secretary General Maulana ATM Masum, Assistant Secretary General Maulana Abdul Halim and Advocate Moazzam Hossain Helel, central executive committee member Abdur Rab and Ijjat Ullah, central executive committee member and Dhaka south city Ameer Nurul Islam Bulbul, ...

Acting Ameer demands immediate release of Allama Sayedee to ensure his treatment under his family’s supervision

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following statement on 14th August 2023 urging to release Jamaat-e-Islami’s Nayeb-e-Ameer, world renowned preacher of the Quran and former MP Allama Delwar Hossain Sayedee to ensure his due treatment in a free environment under the supervision of his family and simultaneously asking the fellow countrymen to pray for his early recovery.

Jamaat-e-Islami’s Nayeb-e-Ameer, world renowned preacher of the Quran and former MP Allama Delwar Hossain Sayedee suffered severe chest pain on 13th August afternoon. Initially he was taken to a local hospital. But due to his deteriorating condition, ...

This government is not elected and they do not have any responsibility toward the people, says Actin Ameer

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman has said, the sufferings of the flood victims are unimaginable and unbearable. It is not possible to realize their pains. But our government is not elected and they have come to the office through a voter less election. As such they do not have any responsibility toward the people. Although, the government is obliged to look after the helpless and victim people. I am urging the leaders and activists of Jamaat-e-Islami and the affluent corners of the society to come forward for helping the flood victims.

Acting Ameer said this while ...

We have to be united to restore caretaker government in order to secure public rights

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman said, the government is carrying torture and repression continuously. Anarchy and chaos are prevailing everywhere. By holding voter less election, Awami League has put the nation in severe sufferings. The countrymen do not want to see such situation anymore. We have to protest injustice and we should take stand against the unjust and undemocratic activities of the government. If the election held under the caretaker government, people will get the chance to cast their votes freely. So, we have to be united to restore caretaker government in order to secure ...

The affluents are obliged to stand by the side of the helpless people

The affluents are obliged to stand by the side of the helpless people. We have come to you with some gifts as per our limited capacities, which are just a little in comparison to your requirement. You need more assistance. The government is responsible to help the people during crisis. But the incumbent government did not come to you as they are unelected and they do not have any accountability to the people. We are urging the rich and affluent corners of the society to take a stand by the side of the helpless and impoverished people.

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Flood situation deteriorates in Chittagong city, Satkania and Cox’s Bazar; Acting Ameer expresses concern

Acting Ameer of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following statement on 9th August 2023 expressing deep concern over the existing flood situation of the country as around a million people became waterlogged and at least 7 people killed in a severe flood and landslides which are taking place in Chittagong, Cox’s Bazar, Rangamati, Khagrachari and Bandarban.

Because of the continuous flow of the flood water, road communication between Chittagong and Cox’s Bazar became disconnected. Minor landslides have taken place in more than 350 places. All educational institutions have been declared closed in Chittagong city and ...

Acting Ameer visits Feni district Jamaat secretary Mufti Abdul Hannan, who became critically injured in a road accident

Feni district Jamaat secretary Mufti Abdul Hannan became severely injured in a tragic road accident and now he is undergoing treatment in a hospital of the capital. On 9th August, Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former MP Professor Mujibur Rahman went to see the injured Jamaat leader. Central executive committee member of the party Mobarak Hossain accompanied him at that time.

Professor Mujibur Rahman passed sometimes by the side of Mufti Abdul Hannan. He prayed for the quick recovery of the Feni district Jamaat leader. He urged the countrymen and party’s manpower to pray for Mufti Abdul Hannan as well.

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Professor Shah Mohammad Habibur Rahman dies; Acting Ameer condoles

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following message of condolence on 7th August 2023 expressing deep shock at the death of noted academician, researcher, author and retired professor of Rajshahi University Shah Mohammad Habibur Rahman.

Noted academician, researcher, author and Islamic economist was a renowned Professor of the Department of Economics in Rajshahi University. He was very close to the students. He was the founding member of the Shariah council of Islami Bank Bangladesh Limited. He has immense contribution in the field of Islamic economy. I am expressing deep shock at his death.

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Acting Ameer condemns police’s obstacles and arrest drives; calls the government to hand over power immediately

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following statement on 6th August 2023 protesting and condemning the police’s obstruction and barriers against processions of Jamaat-e-Islami in divisional cities, subsequent arrests and harassment and simultaneously hailing the countrymen and the party leaders and activists for making the pre-declared programs successful.

Police has created obstruction and also attacked the processions of Jamaat-e-Islami in divisional cities on 6th August. Police charged baton in the processions of Comilla city Jamaat and arrested 7 from the spot. Police also arrested Satkhira city secretary Khorshed Alam, 9 from various thana under ...

50 Jamaat men arrested in nationwide arrest drive; Jamaat’s procession in Rangpur came under attack

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following statement on 5th August 2023 protesting the arrest of more than 50 Jamaat leaders and activists including Dhaka north organizational district Ameer Afzal Hossain and simultaneously condemning the police’s attack on the peaceful procession of Rangpur city Jamaat-e-Islami.

Dhaka north organizational district Ameer Afzal Hossain has been arrested from his residence on 3rd August night. Police also arrested around 50 Jamaat men during nationwide arrest drive including 6 laborers and one security guard while working to repair Dhaka south city office, 5 from Dhaka north city, 2 ...

Whole nation is united for fulfilling the demand of restoring caretaker government system

The elections which have been held so far under the Awami League regime were not free, fair and credible. They have hijacked people’s voting rights by holding farcical election in 2014 and 2018. They are mulling to hold another farce this time. But the whole nation is united to press home the demand of restoring the caretaker government system. Any election without a caretaker government system will be a farce and mockery.

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former MP Professor Mujibur Rahman said this while addressing a half-yearly member’s conference organized by Pabna district Jamaat-e-Islami. District Ameer Professor Abu Taleb Mondol ...

Jamaat holds press conference demanding the restoration of democracy and caretaker government system

In a Jamaat-e-Islami organized press meet on 2nd August, party’s Acting Ameer and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman delivered an address emphasizing on restoring democracy and the establishing caretaker government system. Central executive committee member and Jamaat's central publicity secretary Advocate Matiur Rahman Akanda hosted the event. Among others, Jamaat's Assistant Secretary General Maulana Abdul Halim, central executive committee member and Dhaka south city Ameer Nurul Islam Bulbul and Dhaka North city's Acting Ameer and central working committee Abdur Rahman Musa were present on the occasion. Professor Mujibur Rahman's address to the nation is given below:

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Acting Ameer condemns nationwide mass arrests; terms police's attacks on the opposition leaders as 'regrettable'

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami's Acting Ameer and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following statement on 29th July 2023 protesting and condemning the initiatives of obstructing the programs of the opposition parties including Jamaat-e-Islami, baton charges of the policemen, attacks upon the political leaders, nass arrest and continuous raids into the houses and establishments of the opposition leaders and activists.

Instead of providing assistance for holding peaceful rallies and processions, the enforcement agencies of the state are creating obstacles, attacking the opposition leaders and activists and harassing them consistently. Police have arrested around 200 Jamaat leaders and activists from various places ...

Police obstructs Jamaat’s processions in metropolitan cities; arrest 50 leaders and activists; Acting Ameer condemns

Acting Ameer of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following statement on 28th July, 2023 protesting and condemning the police’s obstruction against Jamaat’s pre-declared processions in all metropolitan cities and the arrest of around 50 Jamaat leaders and activists from various places of the country.

On behalf of Jamaat-e-Islami, 3 days of programs were declared on last 24th July to fulfill three specific demands. Accordingly, applications were submitted by all districts and city level organizations to the respective administration seeking assistance to implement the declared programs. However, today while implementing peaceful processions in Chittagong, police attacked ...

Acting Ameer urges to eradicate wrong perceptions about Jamaat-e-Islami by utilizing media

A meeting of the media affairs secretary of different cities and districts held today on 27th July with Jamaat-e-Islami’s central publicity and media secretary Matiur Rahman Akanda in the chair. The meeting discussed about the responsibilities of these media secretaries under the current situation. Jamaat’s Acting Ameer Professor Mujibur Rahman addressed the program as the chief guest and gave necessary directives to the participants.

In the present context, the significant role of publicity and media is undeniable. The modern age is the age of internet, Messages can be reached to the people swiftly through internet and media wings. Right now, media ...

Central working committee condemns administration’s biased role; calls to implement the declared programs

A meeting of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s central working committee was held with party’s Acting Ameer and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman in the chair. The meeting discussed latest political situation and adopted the following proposals condemning the police denial to hold programs and rallies and ongoing attack incidents:

The central working committee of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami has been observing with deep concern that there is just 5 months to hold next national election. The whole nation is united to press the demand of restoring caretaker government system in order to hold a free, fair and credible election. But instead of fulfilling mass demand, ...

Acting Ameer instructs the district Ameers for holding pre-declared processions and rallies successfully

A virtual meeting of Jamaat-e-Islami’s district Ameer held with party’s Acting Ameer and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman in the chair. The meeting discussed in details about the implementation of the pre-declared programs which are scheduled to be held on 28th July, 30th July and 1st August. Addressing the program, Acting Ameer sought the assistance of the countrymen to implement the programs. He further said,

“Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami is an organization which is used to implement all political programs democratically and systematically. Jamaat earlier had participated in all democratic movement peacefully and the people also supported those programs wholeheartedly. Jamaat has proved ...

Acting Ameer declares 3 days programs including peaceful processions and rallies

*Caretaker Government system to be restored

*Demands immediate release of Jamaat Ameer

*Price hikes of essentials to be checked

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman has addressed a press conference today on 24th July demanding the restoration of the caretaker government system, immediate release of Jamaat Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman and other detained leaders, activists and religious scholars, for curbing the price hike of the essentials and protesting the administration’s denial of holding rallies in different parts of the country and declared 3 days program.

Central Executive Committee member of Jamaat-e-Islami and party’s central publicity secretary Matiur Rahman Akanda hosted ...

Holy Quran burnt in Sweden once again; Acting Ameer condemns; draws the attention of OIC and the Muslim world

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following statement on 22nd July 2023 protesting and condemning the repeated incident of burning the holy Quran in Sweden.

“The incident of burning the holy Quran by a man in Sweden on 20th July is very hateful, insulting and provocative. It should be mentioned that earlier 21st January of this year, a copy of the Quran was burnt in front of the Turkish embassy in Sweden, then again same incident took place in front of a mosque on 28th June in Stockholm and to the latest this incident ...

17 killed as bus falls into waterbody in Jhalakathi; Acting Ameer condoles

Acting Ameer of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following message of condolence on 22nd July 2023 as 17 people killed and 25 became injured in a tragic road accident in Jhalkathi Sadar Upazila today.

On 22nd July at around 10:15 in the morning, a Barisal bound bus lost its control and fell down into a roadside pond in front of Dhanshiri union parishad office. The bus was heading towards Jhalakathi from Bhandaria of Pirojpur. 17 people were killed and 25 people became injured in this accident. The casualties are very pathetic.

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Acting Ameer condemns; urges to ensure rights of holding processions and rallies

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following statement on 21st July 2023 condemning the authority’s denil of not allowing Sylhet city Jamaat-e-Islami to hold its pre-declared mass rally.

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami Sylhet city had applied earlier seeking administrative addistance to hold rally in Sylhet registry ground. But without making any cooperation, they rather caused obstruction and arrested 7 leaders and activists of Jamaat-e-Islami and Chhatrashibir. Additional polices were deployed around the venue. Later, Sylhet city Jamaat again applied to hold rallies on the same ground on 21st July. But instead of providing assistance, Sylhet metropolitan ...

Hand over power to the caretaker government and take due initiative for holding a free and fair election

A virtual workers’ conference of Pabna district Jamaat-e-Islami was held on 21st July. Pabna district Ameer Professor Abu Taleb Mondol presided over the conference which was hosted by district secretary Principal Iqbal Hossain. Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman addressed the program as the chief guest. Jamaat’s Assistant Secretary General Maulana Abdul Halim and party’s central executive committee member and Dhaka south city Ameer Nurul Islam Bulbul addressed the conference as the special guests.

Among others, Islami Chhatrashibir’s Secretary General Monjurul Islam, district Jamaat’s Nayeb-e-Ameer Maulana Johurul Islam, Assistant Secretary Professor Abu Saleh Mohammad Abdullah, Maulana Abdul ...

Veteran Jamaat leader and former MP Principal Maulana Abdul Khaleq dies; Acting Ameer condoles

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s former central Majlish-e-Shura member, Satkhira district Jamaat’s former Ameer and former parliament member of Satkhira-2 constituency, noted religious scholar, social worker and veteran leader detained Principal Maulana Abdul Khaleq Mondol died of brain stroke at the prison cell of Khulna Medical College Hospital this afternoon. Innalillahi wa inna ilaihi rajiun. He was 85. He left his wife, two sons, 5 daughters, several grand sons and grand daughters and many other relatives and followers.

Tomorrow on 21st July, after the Juma prayer followed by Namaj-e-Janaja at the Satkhira Sadar area, he will be buried at his family graveyard located in ...

Central Executive Committee urges to ensure the rights to hold processions and rallies

A meeting of the Central Executive Committee of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami was held with party’s Acting Ameer and former MP Professor Mujibur Rahman in the chair. The meeting adopted the following proposals condemning the recent chaotic political situation and the obstruction and attack on the processions and rallies of the opposition parties.

“Next parliamentary election is going to be held within 5 months. But at this moment, instead of creating a congenial atmosphere for holding a free, fair and credible election, the government is pushing the nation towards political violence and turmoil. The government is not allowing the opposition to speak out. ...

Police denies permission to hold grand rally in Sylhet; Acting Ameer condemns

Acting Ameer of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following statement on 15th July 2023 as the administration did not give permission to Sylhet city Jamaat-e-Islami to hold its pre-scheduled grand rally today.

Sylhet city Jamaat-e-Islami had submitted an application to the metropolitan police authority on last 5th July for holding a peaceful grand rally on 15th July. Jamaat also took all-out preparation for making the program successful. But Sylhet metropolitan police informed on 14th July night about their denial of permission. We are vehemently protesting and condemning such undemocratic attitude of the local administration.

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Jamaat will not take part in next election without caretaker government, asserts Acting Ameer

We will not allow to hold next parliamentary election under a political regime. Jamaat will not take part in election without caretaker government. If the incumbent government make any conspiracy with the upcoming election, then along with the people Jamaat will give a stern reply.

Jamaat’s Acting Ameer and former MP Professor Mujibur Rahman has said this while virtually addressing a workers’ conference organized by Rangpur city Jamaat-e-Islami. Rangpur city Ameer, central Majlish-e-Shura member, Vice-Principal ATM Azam Khan presided over the program which was hosted by city secretary Obaidullah Salafi.

He said, all leaders and activists have to gain ethical standard by ...

Dengue situation is out of control; Central Executive Committee criticizes government for its failure

A meeting of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s central executive committee held with party’s Acting Ameer and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman in the chair. The meeting adopted the following proposals expressing deep concern over the increasing number of dengue patients and mortality date due to the disease and simultaneously for the failure of the government in tackling the situation:

The number of dengue fever patients and subsequent mortality rates have increased alarmingly. The people are extremely worried about the situation. Already dengue disease has spread over 60 districts. One third of these patients are kids. On an average, 6 people are died of ...

Central Executive Committee expresses concern over the price hike of the essentials

A meeting of the Central Executive Committee of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami was held with party’s Acting Ameer and former MP Professor Mujibur Rahman in the chair. The meeting adopted following proposals expressing deep concern over the price hike of the essential commodities:

Jamaat-e-Islami’s central executive committee has been observing with deep concern that the lives of the middle class, lower-middle class and the poor sections have become extremely deplorable due to price hike of the essentials. People’s income is not increasing keeping pace with the price spiral. The government has increased the salary of the government officials 5% to secure the victory ...

Central Executive committee of Jamaat-e-Islami proposes to restore caretaker government system for holding a free, fair and credible election

*Awami League has destroyed country’s electoral system completely

*EU, USA, UK and other democratic nations want to see a credible and participatory election in Bangladesh

A meeting of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s central executive committee was held with party’s Acting Ameer and former MP Professor Mujibur Rahman in the chair. The meeting analyzed the latest political situation of the country and adopted following proposals to restore caretaker government system to ensure a free, fair and credible election.

“The people of Bangladesh are looking forward to 12th national election. The countrymen could not cast their votes in last 15 years. Ruling Awami League has destroyed the ...

Acting Ameer seeks prayers for the recovery of former MP and veteran Jamaat leader Principal Maulana Abdul Khaleq

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following statement on 11th July 2023 seeking prayer for the recovery of severely sick former Ameer of Satkhira district Jamaat-e-Islami and former MP Principal Maulana Abdul Khaleq Mondol.

Former MP Principal Maulana Abdul Khaleq Mondol became very sick inside the prison. Right now, he is undertaking treatment in a hospital. I am urging the organization, countrymen and expatriate brothers and sisters to offer special prayer seeking quick recovery of this veteran leader. May Allah bless him with earliest recovery, Ameen.

Former MP Principal Maulana Abdul Khaleq Mondol has been ...

Public sentiment is totally against Awami League; so, they are afraid of holding election under caretaker government

No fair election was held under the current regime of Awami League. Awami League government has seized the voting rights and freedom of speech away. People have no trust upon this government. Public sentiment is totally against the ruling Awami League. So, they are afraid of holding election under a caretaker government. Awami League has clearly understood that if election takes place freely and fairly, they do not have any chance to come to the office. From such assumption, Awami League is heading towards holding another farcical and voter less election.

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former MP Professor Mujibur Rahman ...

There is no word like ‘secret understanding’ or compromise in the dictionary of Jamaat-e-Islami, says Acting Ameer

Top leaders of this party have accepted martyrdom in the state of execution without making any compromise, more than 250 leaders and activists of this organization have been killed, around 5 thousand activists of this organization are passing days as crippled and still its Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman and other central leaders have been remaining behind the bar for years. So, under such severe condition some quarters are smelling of secret dealing or understanding between Jamaat-e-Islami and ruling Awami League, it is nothing but their immature reactions. We want to assert that Jamaat has never done the politics of negotiation ...

Acting Ameer thanks everyone for making the centrally declared nationwide peaceful demonstration successful

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former MP Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following statement on 7th July 2023 extending thanks to the fellow countrymen including the religious scholars and Muslim devotees and the administration for making the peaceful demonstration successful which has been declared by Jamaat-e-Islami protesting the incident of burning the holy Quran in Sweden.

A copy of the holy Quran has been burnt in Sweden on last 28th June. Protesting the incident, Jamaat-e-Islami declared peaceful demonstration across the country on 7th July, Friday. The programs have been implemented peacefully. The peaceful Muslim devotees took to the street for ...

Police arrests leaders and activists from Jessore; Acting Ameer protests

Acting Ameer of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami and former member of the Parliament Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following statement on 7th July 2023 protesting and condemning the unjust arrest of Jessore Sadar South organizational thana Ameer Professor Ashraf Ali and 4 others.

The incident of burning the holy Quran in Sweden has hurt the religious sentiment of the Muslims around the globe. Jamaat-e-Islami has declared nationwide peaceful demonstration on 7th July protesting the incident. To refrain the participation of the people in this program, Jessore police administration has arrested 5 leaders and activists of Jamaat-e-Islami. They are: Jessore Sadar South organizational ...

We have to make all-out efforts to ensure the victory of Islam

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former MP Professor Mujibur Rahman said, we have received the legacy of Eid-ul-Azha from the historical incident which took place in between Prophet Ibrahim (A) and His son Prophet Ismail (A). In today’s reunion program, that incident has been discussed multiple times. Muslim community has two Eid celebrations in a year to observe. One is Eid-ul-Fitr and another is Eid-ul-Azha. Almighty Allah has elected Prophet Ibrahim (A) as the father of the nation. Through this test, he could identify Allah properly. With this sacrificing incident, our faith and physical strength have increased. We have to ...

United effort is mandatory to restore caretaker government system, says Acting Ameer

Jamaat activists have to work sincerely to ensure the salvation and well-being of the humanity. Personal ethical standard has to be increased to meet the demands of faith. The organization is to be expanded through Dawah activities and public support. Jamaat activists have to play key role in different phases of the movement. Jamaat leaders and activists have to act to preserve nation’s independence and sovereignty and also to secure voting rights. United effort is a must to restore caretaker government system- which is also essential for holding an acceptable election.

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former MP Professor Mujibur Rahman ...

Acting Ameer condemns the re-arrest of Rafiqul Islam Khan for third times

Acting Ameer of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following statement on 5th July, 2023 protesting and condemning the re-arrest of Jamaat’s Assistant Secretary General Maulana Rafiqul Islam Khan for third times.

Maulana Rafiqul Islam Khan was arrested on 6th September, 2021. Despite the objection of the prosecution, the appellate division subsequently upheld the bail orders in all cases filed against him. As a result, he was about to get released from Kashimpur jail on 9th March 2023. But Gazipur district police arrested him from the jail gate. Later, he was awarded bail in all cases. ...

Jamaat declares peaceful protest demonstration on Friday

A condemnable incident of burning the holy Quran took place on last 28th June in front of the central mosque in Stockholm of Sweden. The incident severely hurt the religious sentiment of the people. Different countries have protested and condemned the incident already. The world will arrange demonstrations on 7th July protesting against this heinous incident. The Islam-loving people of Bangladesh will also take part in such demonstration immediate after the Juma prayer.

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer Professor Mujibur Rahman has called upon the Muslim devotees of the country to take part in the protest demonstration and also to make ...

The government will be compelled to step down, says Acting Ameer

Jamaat activists have to launch a successful movement based on the participation of the general people in order to restore caretaker government system and subsequently the government will be made compelled to step down, insha Allah.

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former MP Professor Mujibur Rahman said this while virtually addressing a workers’ conference organized by Kurigram district Jamaat-e-Islami. District Ameer Abdul Matin Faruqee presided over the program which was hosted by district secretary Maulana Nizam Uddin.

Acting Ameer urged the Jamaat activists to upgrade their standard and also to convey the message of the Quran in all households. He also instructed ...

Acting Ameer condemns the incident of burning holy Quran in Sweden

Acting Ameer of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following statement on 1st July 2023 protesting and condemning the incident of burning a printed copy of the holy Quran in Stockholm of Sweden.

On 28th June, in front of the central mosque in Stockholm of Sweden, a person has burnt a copy of the Quran which is really very shameful, hateful, insulting and instigative. This incident has hurt the religious sentiment of the millions of Muslims around the world. We are vehemently protesting and condemning the incident.

We have been observing with deep concern that severe conspiracies ...

Rafiqul Islam Khan re-arrested for third times; Acting Ameer condemns

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following statement on 27th June 2023 protesting and condemning re-arrest of Jamaat’s Assistant Secretary General Maulana Rafiqul Islam Khan for third times.

Maulana Rafiqul Islam Khan was arrested on 6th September, 2021. Despite the objection of the prosecution, the appellate division subsequently upheld the bail orders in all cases filed against him. As a result, he was about to get released from Kashimpur jail on 9th March 2023. But Gazipur district police arrested him from the jail gate. But instead of filing a case in Gazipur he was ...

There is no alternative but launching social movement against drugs and initiating family resistance

Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former MP Professor Mujibur Rahman called to initiate all out resistance against drugs and narcotics in order to make the nation capable for tackling challenges of the 21st century and also to ensure tranquility, progress and stability.

He said this while addressing a discussion program marking International Day Against Drug Abuse organized by Dhaka North city Jammat-e-Islami in an auditorium of the capital. Central working committee member and Dhaka North city Jamaat’s Acting Ameer Abdur Rahman Musa presided over the program which was hosted by central working committee member and Dhaka North city Jamaat’s Secretary Dr. Muhammad ...

Acting Ameer calls for taking final preparation to meet the one-point demand

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman has said that the incumbent government has grabbed the power unlawfully. Immediate after coming to the power, they launched a tyrannical regime. We have been continuing our movement to restore people’s rights. Earlier, we had conducted a movement against autocratic ruler Ershad and reinstated public rights. We will be able to do so this time insha Allah. The people only want the collapse of this oppressor regime. So, we have decided to take the movement to final stage after the Eid-ul-Adha to press home our one-point demand. We want to ...

Acting Ameer greets the countrymen on the occasion of Eid-ul-Adha

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former MP Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following statement on 26th June, 2023 extending greetings to the fellow countrymen on the occasion of holy Eid-ul-Adha.

The occasion of Eid-ul-Adha, enriched with the memories and lessons of Hazrat Ibrahim (A), his wife Hazera (A)and their beloved son Hazrat Ismail (A). Eid-ul-Adha inspires us to offer more sacrifice and dedication. It instills the spirit of sacrificing everything for attaining the satisfaction of Almighty Allah. This occasion also motivates us to establish a just society free from social discrimination and exploitation. We have to follow and comply with ...

Fair election is not possible without a caretaker government, says Acting Ameer

Award like the award of Jihad is guaranteed in performing Ibadah if it is performed in the first 10 days of Zil hajj. So, we have to observe more Ibadah in these days. We have to be the dearest servant of Allah and simultaneously the genuine follower of the Prophet (peace be upon Him). We will follow what we listen. The evil deeds of the society to be replaced with good deeds. We have to tackle the injustice with the power of justice.

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former MP Professor Mujibur Rahman said this while virtually addressing the workers’ conference ...

People will make the government compelled to accept the demand for caretaker government system

No election will be allowed under a political government. Pro-people government to be established in the upcoming election. To do so, there is no alternative to caretaker government. It has become a public demand now. People will make the government compelled to accept the demand for caretaker government system.

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former MP Professor Mujibur Rahman said this while virtually addressing a members’ conference organized by Sherpur district Jamaat-e-Islami.

He said this, advancement is not possible in the Islamic movement without test and tribulation. Sacrifice of lives and properties is a must to pass this test. We have to ...

Acting Ameer demands release of detained party leaders and activists prior to Eid-ul-Azha

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following statement on 24th June 2023 demanding the release of party’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman and all other detained leaders and activists before Eid-ul-Azha.

We have been observing with great concern that the government has kept Jamaat Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman for 7 months, party’s Nayeb-e-Ameer and renowned Islamic scholar Alllama Delwar Hossain Sayedee for 13 years, party’s Assistant Secretary General ATM Azharul Islam for 12 years and former MP Maulana Abdul Khaleq Mondol for 8 years behind the bar. Besides, Jamaat’s Nayeb-e-Ameer, and former MP Maulana ANM ...

Public views were not reflected in any election under Sheikh Hasina’s regime

Whatsoever elections have taken place under the regime of Sheikh Hasina, were not free, fair and uninterrupted. The mass people could not cast their votes as the ruling party hooligans created mayhem and terrorism during these elections. The people do not trust this government anymore. Public opinions have been reflected only in those elections which were held earlier under the caretaker government, proposed by former Jamaat Ameer Professor Ghulam Azam. As such, for establishing a pro-people government, a free, fair and inclusive election to be organized under the caretaker government. It is the demand of the people. I am urging ...

Acting Ameer condemns re-arrest of Mia Golam Porwar; demands immediate and unconditional release

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following statement on 21st June 2023 protesting and condemning the re-arrest of Jamaat Secretary General and former lawmaker Professor Mia Golam Porwar for 4 times.

“Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Secretary General and former MP Professor Mia Golam Porwar was arrested from his house on 6th September 2021. He was produced before the court on 7th September and a plea of 7-day remand was made by the police. The court granted 4-day remand. Then he experienced another remand for two days. Mia Golam Porwar secured bail from the High Court on ...

Majlish-e-Shura calls for bringing an end to the human rights violation; demands release of all detained leaders

A session of Central Majlish-e-Shura of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami was held with party's Acting Ameer and former MP Professor Mujibur Rahman in the chair. The Shura expressed deep concern over the deteriorated law and order and human rights situation of the country. The Shura adopted the following proposals stating that public lives and properties are not safe in the country now:

Central Majlish-e-Shura has been observing with deep concern that people of all walks including farmers, laborers, students, teachers, journalists and religious scholars are not secured. The law enforcement agencies are harassing and arresting the people in connection with false cases. The ...

Central Majlish-e-Shura calls for strong measures to curb the price hike of the essentials

A meeting of Central Majlish-e-Shura of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami was held with the party’s Acting Ameer and former MP Professor Mujibur Rahman in the chair. The meeting expressed deep concern over the price hike of the essentials. The meeting adopted the following proposals in this regard:

Price of all essentials including rice, lentils, oil, fishes, meat, sugar, greens and vegetables, ginger, onion and garlic have increased so much that all these prices already went out of common’s reach. As such, the lives of the poor, lower middle class and middle class people became difficult and critical. The lives of the farmers, labors ...

Majlish-e-Shura calls for the restoration of the caretaker government system

A session of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s central Majlish-e-Shura was held with the party’s Acting Ameer and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman in the chair. Central Majlish-e-Shura emphasized restoring the caretaker government system to hold a free, fair, and credible election. After a long discussion, the Majlish-e-Shura adopted the following proposals:

Central Majlish-e-Shura has been observing that the Awami League government came to power in 2008 through an orchestrated election under a military-backed caretaker government. That election was so designed that in some constituencies, votes were cast over 107 percent. Coming to office, the Awami League government hijacked the voting rights of the ...

Majlish-e-Shura demands immediate release of Jamaat Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman and other detained leaders and activists

A session of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s central Majlish-e-Shura was held with the party’s Acting Ameer and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman in the chair. Central Majlish-e-Shura reviewed the latest political situation of the country and the adopted following proposals to press the demand of releasing all detained leaders and activists including Jamaat Ameer Dr. Shaifqur Rahman:

Central Majlish-e-Shura has been observing with great concern that during the 15-year tenure of the incumbent authoritarian government, the authority is plotting various conspiracies to eliminate Jamaat-e-Islami. Following the execution of the party’s top leaders, they have kept the existing leadership behind the year for years.

Central ...

Acting Ameer demands immediate release of the party’s Secretary General Professor Mia Golam Porwar

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following statement on 13th June 2023 demanding immediate release of Jamaat’s Secretary General and former MP Professor Mia Golam Porwar.

“The government arrested Professor Mia Golam Porwar on 6th September of 2021 unjustifiably. He was produced before the court on 7th September. He was taken into police remand firstly for 4 days and secondly for another two days. Mia Golam Porwar secured bail from the High Court on 8th November. The government side made an appeal against that bail order but the court upheld its order by dismissing ...

Acting Ameer thanks Dhaka city residents for making 10th June’s rally successful

Acting Ameer of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following statement on 12th June 2023 thanking the Dhaka city dwellers, police department, journalists, and people of all walks for making last 10th June’s rally held in the city’s Engineers Institution under the arrangement of Dhaka south city Jamaat-e-Islami.

“I am sincerely thanking the Dhaka city dwellers, police department, journalists, and people of all walks for making last 10th June’s rally held in the city’s Engineers Institution under the arrangement of Dhaka south city Jamaat-e-Islami.

Despite threats, intimidation, and barriers, Jamaat-e-Islami Dhaka city south successfully arranged the rally ...

Jamaat’s central executive committee expresses concern over the severe power crisis

A meeting of the central executive committee of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami was held with the party’s Acting Ameer and former MP Professor Mujibur Rahman in the chair. The meeting expressed deep concern over the ongoing severe load shedding and acute power crisis and adopted the following proposals:

“People’s lives are completely disrupted due to continuous load shedding and severe power crisis. Extreme hot weather and frequent load shedding made public lives shattered. A disastrous situation has been created in the power sector because of the massive corruption, looting, and irregularities. By operating quick rental power plants, the government also looted thousands of ...

Jamaat must be allowed to operate organizational and political activities

No opposite law cannot sustain in the country. All citizens should be given equal rights. All offices of Jamaat-e-Islami including its central office must be reopened. Jamaat-e-Islami must be allowed to operate organizational and political activities. Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman said this while virtually addressing a workers’ conference organized by Dinajpur south organizational district on 8th June.

He further said the incumbent government is playing dirty games with the rights of the people. Public lives and properties are not secured. People have no voting rights. The countrymen are eagerly waiting for the departure of this ...

Acting Ameer reacts to the Mural of ‘Undivided India’ in India’s new parliament building

On last 28th of May, on the birthday of the concept of Hinduism, Damodar Savarkar, the Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi inaugurated the new building of the Parliament. A mural depicting a map of an ancient “undivided India” has been placed in the new parliament building. Protesting and condemning such unjust and ill-intentional actions, Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former MP Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following statement on 7th June.

The Indian government has included Bangladesh in the mural of undivided India which has been placed in the new parliament building. By such actions, they have ignored and defied ...

Death toll rises to 15 in Sylhet truck-pickup van collision; Acting Ameer condoles

Acting Ameer of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following message of condolence on 7th June as 15 people were killed and 15 others became injured in a severe road accident that took place in Dhaja-Sylhet highway.

A group of construction workers were on their way to Sylhet's Osmaninagar upazila's Goalabazar area in a pickup van for construction work. A potato-laden truck coming from the opposite direction collided head-on with the pickup and the pickup van overturned. The accident took place early today around 5:45am on the Dhaka-Sylhet highway at South Surma upazila's Kutubpur area. 15 ...

Around 300 people killed in India train accident; Acting Ameer condoles

Acting Ameer of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami and former MP Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following message of condolence on 4th June 2023 expressing deep shock as around 300 people have been killed and 1,000 are injured in a crash involving three trains in India's eastern Odisha state.

Several carriages from the Coromandel Express, travelling between Kolkata and Chennai, derailed in the Balasore district after hitting a stationary goods train. Several of its coaches ended up on the opposite track. Another train travelling in the opposite direction - the Howrah Superfast Express travelling from Yesvantpur to Howrah - then hit the overturned ...

USA’s new visa policy is a result of the ill-politics of the incumbent government, claims Acting Ameer

The concept of caretaker govenrment is the brainchild of Jamaat-e-Islami. It has been promoted and placed by former Jamaat Ameer Professor Ghulam Azam. The demand of caretaker govenrment has become a popular demand now. We have to intensify the ongoing movement with the help and participation of the people. We have to take preparation for an all-out movement despite all fears and intimidation.

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former MP Professor Mujibur Rahman said this while virtually addressing a daylong workshop with the Upazila Ameer, Nayeb-e-Ameer and Secretaries of Rangpur-Dinajpur region on 3rd June.

Acting Ameer said, Jamaat Ameer and other top ...

Jamaat-e-Islami has been working for restoring public rights, says Acting Ameer

To secure human rights is an Ibadah. The people of the country are deprived of all kinds of rights. To ensure people’s rights, a people’s government should be established through a free, fair, and credible election under the caretaker government. Jamaat-e-Islami has been struggling to restore public rights. To fulfill the target, Jamaat activists have to play a pivotal role.

Acting Ameer of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman said this while addressing a workers’ conference organized by Kushtia district Jamaat-e-Islami on 3rd June. District Ameer Professor Maulana Abul Hashem presided over the program which was hosted by district ...

There is no chance to surrender before the tyrants, asserts Acting Ameer

We have to work unitedly to secure the victory of the rule of Allah. In that case, we may face lots of barriers and obstructions. But we have to continue the movement overcoming all those barriers. There is no alternative. There is no chance to surrender before the tyrants under any circumstances.

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former MP Professor Mujibur Rahman said this while virtually addressing a workers’ conference organized by Jamaat-e-Islami Joypurhat district.

Joypurhar district Ameer Fazlur Rahman Sayeed presided over the program which was hosted by district secretary Golam Kibria. Assistant Secretary General of Jamaat-e-Islami Maulana Abdul Halim was ...

Acting Ameer addresses the nation about the existing political situation

Amidst the current political situation, Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former MP Professor Mujibur Rahman placed the following issues:


• To resolve the ongoing political stalemate, a fair, impartial, and inclusive election is to be held under the caretaker government
• All opposition leaders and activists including Jamaat Ameer should be released immediately
• Price hikes of the essentials must be curbed
• Jamaat’s central office and all other offices are to be opened shortly
• Torture and repression to be stopped
• Rights to hold rallies and processions to be ensured
• Digital Security Act to be annulled

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s ...

The incumbent undemocratic government has seized Jamaat’s political rights away, alleges Acting Ameer

Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former MP Professor Mujibur Rahman said the incumbent government has hijacked the political rights of Jamaat-e-Islami. Subduing the judicial system, the tyrannical government has been re-arresting the detained leaders repeatedly from the jail gate. They are being imprisoned for many years in connection with some false and invisible cases. The political parties are not allowed to continue systematic movements. When someone tries to seek permission, the authority arrests them. While if any party finally organizes the program without due permission, they are being harassed for not complying with the law.

He further said many people within the ...

Acting Ameer congratulates Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on reelection victory in historic runoff

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman sent a letter of felicitation on 29th May to Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan after he won re-election in a historic run-off for the consecutive third time.

In the letter he said, I am congratulating you on behalf of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami, the people of Bangladesh, and my personal behalf for being re-elected for a third consecutive time.

The Muslim Ummah expects that your dynamic leadership will play a pivotal role to resolve the existing crisis. Your leadership will be very vital in improving the bilateral relationship with Bangladesh and other relevant issues between these ...

Awami League government is to be dethroned through a fair election under a caretaker government, says Acting Ameer

The incumbent Awami League government in its 15-year rule has expelled democracy, human rights, justice, and the rule of law from the country. The image and reputation of the country are being tarnished due to the undemocratic activities of the government. The government is demeaning the nation and they have no right to stay in office anymore. Awami League government is to be dethroned through a free, fair, and credible election under a caretaker government.

Acting Ameer of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami and former MP Professor Mujibur Rahman said this while virtually addressing a members’ conference organized by Kurigram district Jamaat on 27th ...

Acting Ameer visits the critically sick Narail district Jamaat leader

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former MP Professor Mujibur Rahman has visited cancer-affected Narail district Jamaat’s Nayeb-e-Ameer Ali Ahmad in a private hospital in Dhaka. Jamaat-e-Islami’s central executive committee member and Jessore-Kushtia region’s coordinator Mobarak Hossain, former district Ameer and regional team member Maulana Mirza Asheq Elahi, Narail district Ameer Ataur Rahman Bachchu, district Secretary Maulana Obaidullah Kaisar, district Nayeb-e-Ameer’s younger brother Ali Ahsan at that time accompanied the Acting Ameer.

Professor Mujib said all diseases came from Allah as a test. Allah forgives the sins of the patient in exchange for the affliction or pain of the believer. Hadith further ...

The nation has become ineffective and failed due to ill deeds of the government, says Acting Ameer

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former MP Professor Mujibur Rahman said, there is no democracy. People have no right to speak out. Even public lives and properties are not safe. The government has made this nation ineffective and unfunctional due to its failures. Islam is the only complete code of life. Only Islam guarantees civic rights. So, we have to establish a just society based on the Islamic ideology.

Addressing the leaders, Acting Ameer stated that, ‘You have to be a model to others. You should build yourselves as a true Muslim. You should try to acquire knowledge by reading Seerah ...

Acting Ameer urges party leaders to be aware of the rights of Allah and the people

We should be very careful about Allah’s and people’s rights. We should fulfill the rights of Almighty Allah by obeying His rules and directives. We should avoid the things which have been prohibited by Allah. To save ourselves from accountability, we must be careful of Allah’s rights.

Acting Ameer of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami and former MP Professor Mujibur Rahman said this while virtually addressing a conference of Upazila level working committee members arranged by Jamaat-e-Islami Sylhet north organizational district. District Ameer Hafez Anwar Hossain Khan presided over the conference.

He said the people who foil the rights of the people will be considered ...

Jamaat activists have to play a crucial role in the upcoming movement

Jessor West organizational district organized a virtual workers’ conference today. District Ameer Maulana Habibur Rahman presided over the conference which was hosted by district Secretary Maulana Shihab Uddin. Acting Ameer of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami and former MP Professor Mujibur Rahman addressed the program as the chief guest.

In his address, the chief guest said, Jamaat workers have to build their lives as per the spirit of the Quran and Hadith. We should keep it in mind, the world is not our destiny, rather it is Akhirah. We have to collect issues from that consideration. The grave is moving fast ahead of us.

We ...

People will not accept any election under a political government, says Acting Ameer

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former MP Professor Mujibur Rahman virtually addressed the workers’ conference organized by Rangpur district Jamaat-e-Islami today. During his speech, Professor Mujib said, we should keep it in mind that we came from Allah and we will return to Him. So, until death, we have to play the role of a servant of Allah in order to get Jannah as a reward. Our workers have to be by the side of their parents, relatives, and neighbors during the season and out of the season. The manpower has to spend one-third of their wealth tofacilitatesocialworks for the ...

Islamic state to be established by creating suitable manpower, says Acting Ameer

Thakurgaon district Jamaat-e-Islami organized a workers’ conference on 25th May at 3 pm. District Ameer Maulana Abdul Hakim presided over the conference which was hosted by Thakurgaon Sadar Upazila’s former Vice chairman and district Jamaat Secretary Md. Alamgir Hossain. organized by Thakurgaon district Jamaat-e-Islami. Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former MP Professor Mujib addressed the conference as the chief guest.

Acting Ameer stated that votes should not be cast for those who oppose the rules of Allah and maintained an anti-Islamic system in society. We have to establish an Islamic state in Bangladesh by producing suitable people in society and simultaneously by ...

The country is not functioning constitutionally, alleges Professor Mujibur Rahman

The country is not functioning according to the rules and norms of the constitution. There is no existence of human rights, freedom of speech, rule of law, and justice in the country. The government has kept Jamaat Ameer, other top leaders, and thousands of activists behind the bar. The leaders are granted bail from the High Court but not released. The government snatched the constitutionally guaranteed rights of securing bail away as well. I am demanding the unconditional release of Jamaat Ameer, religious scholars, and all political detainees.

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman said this ...

Central Working Committee meeting held; demands release of all detained leaders and activists

A meeting of the Central Working Committee of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami was held on 22nd May with the party’s Acting Ameer and former MP Professor Mujibur Rahman in the chair. The meeting adopted the following proposals condemning the repeated re-arrest of Jamaat leaders despite securing bail from the High Court and simultaneously demanding the release of all detained leaders and activists:

“Central Working Committee of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami is observing with deep concern that Jamaat Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman was arrested from his house on 12th December. While, Jamaat’s Nayeb-e-Ameer and former MP Maulana ANM Shamsul Islam, Secretary General and former MP Professor ...

Central Executive Committee reiterates the demand for holding the election under a caretaker government

A meeting of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Central Executive Committee was held with the party’s Acting Ameer and former MP Professor Mujibur Rahman in the chair. The meeting adopted the following proposals to resolve the ongoing political stalemate and also to intensify the ongoing movement for restoring the caretaker government system in order to hold a free, fair, and credible election.

In 2008, following a pre-planned and farcical election, the Awami League government came to office. But coming to power, they gradually ruined all constitutional institutions.

They snatched the voting rights of the people away. To stay in power for a long, the Awami ...

Central Executive Committee expresses deep concern over the price hike of the essentials

A meeting of the central executive committee of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami was held with party’s Acting Ameer and former MP Professor Mujibur Rahman in the chair. The central executive committee expresses deep concern over the price hike of the essentials and undertook the following proposals to bring the prices of the commodities within the capacity of the people.

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami is observing with deep concern that an unbearable situation has been created for the mass people centering the price hike of the essentials. Since the Awami League government came to the office, price of all necessary items have increased unprecedentedly. Price of ...

Torture and repression to be stopped; Detained leaders to be released immediately, says Acting Ameer

Acting Ameer and former MP Professor Mujibur Rahman has said, we have been sent to make Islam victorious. People’s freedom and salvation can be ensured if Islam is followed in all aspects of life. We have to serve Allah wholeheartedly. If we commit any wrong due to instigation of the Satans, we should be repentant and seek forgiveness from Allah. We should not be indulged by our desires.

He said this while virtually addressing an Upazila and union leaders’ conference arranged by Jamaat-e-Islami Mymensingh district on 18th May. District Ameer Abdul Karim presided over the program which was hosted by district ...

Acting Ameer condemns re-arrest of Jamaat leaders; demands release of all political detainees

A meeting of the central executive committee of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami was held with party’s Acting Ameer and former MP Professor Mujibur Rahman in the chair. The meeting undertook the following proposals condemning the re-arrests of Jamaat leaders and also demanding immediate release of party’s leaders and activists.

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami is observing with deep concern that Jamaat Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman was arrested from his house on 12th December. While, Jamaat’s Nayeb-e-Ameer and former MP Maulana ANM Shamsul Islam, Secretary General and former MP Professor Mia Golam Porwar, Assistant Secretary General Maulana Rafiqul Islam Khan, central Majlish-e-Shura member and former MP Shahjahan ...

Acting Ameer calls to help the cyclone victims; urges government to initiate rehabilitation and compensation

Acting Ameer of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following statement on 15th May 2023 expressing deep shock over the destruction and casualties caused by cyclone Mocha and simultaneously urging to serve the cyclone victims.

Cyclone Mocha hit the coastlines of Cox’s Bazar and Saint Martin island on 14th May noon. The Cyclone has ravaged the entire island. Two people have been killed, many people injured and lots of houses have been destroyed. Thousands of homeless people took shelter in the nearby shelter centers. Many trees fell down due to massive windstorms. Thousands of people are ...

Jamaat believes in reform of the state in a systematic and democratic way, says Acting Ameer

The Prophet (peace be upon Him) maintained his personal, social, and political life as per the rules of Almighty Allah. It is the obligation of the Jamaat members to operate their lives as per the directives of the Quran and the Sunnah. We have to read out the Quran and reform ourselves accordingly. The message of Islam should be circulated among the people. We should have full trust in the elements, mentioned in the holy Quran. We also have to dedicate ourselves to the Islamic movement.

Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former MP Professor Mujibur Rahman said this while addressing the annual ...

Islamic society to be built by attaining Taqwa

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former parliament member Professor Mujibur Rahman said Taqwa is a unique characteristic feature. Taqwa is very important and significant in the case of forming characters. Whoever has Taqwa feels the presence of Almighty Allah. Islamic society is to be built by attaining Taqwa and the basic requirement of

Taqwa is to read out the Quran and the Sunnah and simultaneously to implement its lessons in practical life.

Acting Ameer said this while virtually addressing a two-day long workshop of the Thana/Upazila Ameer, Nayeb-e-Ameer, Secretary and Assistant Secretaries, organized by the Comilla-Nokhali region Jamaat-e-Islami. Professor Mujib further said ...

Jamaat’s members have to take the responsibility of unifying people to facilitate the victory of Islam, says Acting Ameer

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer Professor Mujibur Rahman has said, every human being has to be a genuine servant to attain peace and salvation both in this world and the hereafter. And the main task of these servants is to work for establishing Islam in this world. The Prophets have discharged these responsibilities. Jamaat members became united to follow in the same footsteps. So, it is the requirement of our oath to unify the countrymen. Jamaat members have to take this responsibility on their shoulders.

Acting Ameer said this while virtually addressing a members’ conference organized by Sylhet South organizational district on ...

Acting Ameer remembers the contributions of former Ameer Shaheed Maulana Nizami

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following statement on 9th May 2023 remembering the contributions of the Jamaat-e-Islami’s former Ameer, world-renowned religious scholar, former minister, and former member of Parliament Shaheed Maulana Matiur Rahman Nizami.

“Shaheed Maulana Matiur Rahman Nizami is a known figure to the people of this country. He was a religious scholar and Islamic thinker. Honesty, quality, humbleness, and generosity have elevated him to an extraordinary position.

Since his youth, based on his quality he led his contemporaries in various aspects. From the onset of his student life, he was involved with ...

Selim Uddin produced before the court inhumanly; new cases filed; Acting Ameer condemns

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman issued the following statement on 8th May 2023 protesting and condemning the latest incident as Jamaat’s central executive committee member and Dhaka North city Ameer Muhammad Selim Uddin has been shown arrested in another two cases and subsequently taken into police remand.

Bangladesh Islami Chhatrashibir’s former Central President, Jamaat-e-Islami’s central executive committee member, and Dhaka North city Ameer Muhammad Selim Uddin was arrested from a discussion program titled ‘The significance of Ramadan and Zakat’, held in Bashundhara of the capital. He was arrested into 8-day remand in two cases in those ...

The countrymen will not accept another farcical election, says Acting Ameer

The countrymen will not accept another farcical election. The election must be held under a caretaker regime. We have to take all-out preparation to make that election process successful. We have to play a pivotal role to establish Islam through the electoral procedure. The leaders and activists of the Islamic movement should remain firm with the attitude of sacrifice and dedication. We should nurture the desire for martyrdom in our hearts. We want to build a peaceful and developed country through the Islamic movement by ensuring the participation of people of all professions. There will be some obstructions and barriers ...

The government exercises severe misrule; Jamaat is working to restore people’s rights, says Acting Ameer

The government is continuing to misrule nationwide. Political leaders secured bail and were subsequently rearrested from the jail gate. It demonstrates that the government is not showing respect towards the judiciary and its order. The dissident people and opposition leaders are facing torture and repression in the name of police remand. Political leaders and activists are often being murdered or abducted.

Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former MP Professor Mujibur Rahman said this while virtually addressing a unit president’s conference of the Noakhali district.

Acting Ameer also said, Jamaat’s grassroots leaders should work sincerely to ensure the victory of the Islamic movement. Jamaat-e-Islami ...

Nayeb-e-Ameer Dr. Taher’s house came under attack; Acting Ameer condemns; demands punishment of the offenders

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following statement on 6th May 2023 protesting and condemning the attack and vandalism on the native house of Jamaat’s Nayeb-e-Ameer and former MP Dr. Syed Abdullah Mohammad Taher, located in Chauddagram Upazila of Comilla district.

The incumbent un-elected and illegitimate government has destroyed all basic rights of people. Civic rights, constitutional rights, or voting rights- nothing exists in Bangladesh now. Being reckless and desperate, the government is using its hooligans to attack the houses of the Jamaat leaders. Jamaat’s Nayeb-e-Ameer Dr. Syed Abdullah Mohammad Taher has become the ...

We have to engage ourselves in the movement for establishing Islam, says Acting Ameer

We have to engage ourselves in the movement for establishing Islam and simultaneously have to prepare ourselves to strengthen the Islamic discourse. We have to seek assistance from Almighty Allah by forming people and public views.

Two issues are inevitable for the victory of Islam and that is, we have to submit our wealth and lives to Allah. The life of the hereafter is the genuine life. We have to invest and submit one-third of our property for Allah even prior to death. We should not leave this earth having debt. We have to maintain our relationship with our relatives. We ...

Victory to be secured through patience, says Acting Ameer

We have to make our movement successful to ensure the victory of Almighty Allah’s doctrine. We have to secure victory through patience. The government has snatched our voting rights, basic rights, and the right to continue the Islamic movement away. So, we cannot seat idle under such circumstances.

Acting Ameer and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman said while virtually addressing the members’ conference organized by Jamaat-e-Islami Bandarban district on 4th May.

Addressing all manpower of the organization, Acting Ameer further said, we should be more concerned to lead a life free from debt. Even prior to death, we should distribute our wealth ...

Professor Umar Ali’s wife Nurun Nahar Begum passes away; Acting Ameer condoles

Nurun Nahar Begum, wife of the former Vice Chancellor of Manarat International University and veteran professor of the Chemistry Department of Rajshahi University Professor Dr. M. Umar Ali died at 10 pm on 1st May while undergoing treatment in CMH Hospital Dhaka at the age of 75. She left 5 sons, two daughters, and many relatives.

Janaja of Nurun Nahar Begum held

Namaj-e-Janaja of Nurun Nahar Begum was held at the Salambagh Mosque in Rampura of the capital on the 2nd May morning. Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former MP Professor Mujibur Rahman, central executive committee member and ...

There is no alternative but a broad base movement for securing public rights, says Acting Ameer

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman said the Muslims have celebrated Eid after a month of fasting. But the real joy of Eid-ul-Fitr will be ensured only then when Muslim communities would give up all human-made doctrines and establish the Deen of Allah as victorious. The Muslims on the day of Eid-ul-Fitr said Taqbil repeatedly. The Taqbir Allahu Akbar substantiates that Allah is greater than everything. The rule of Allah is superior to everything. So, we have to make conscious efforts to establish the rule of Allah in every sphere of society.

He said this while addressing ...

The government has destructed democracy and democratic values just to retain power

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer Professor Mujibur Rahman said we have to follow Almighty Allah’s rule and the Sunnah of the Prophet (pbuH) for having peace both in this world and the hereafter. It is obligatory duties for Muslims to strive sincerely to ensure victory over all human-made doctrines. He urged everybody to work efficiently to secure the victory of Islam.

He said this while addressing a virtual Eid reunion program organized by Dhaka south district Jamaat-e-Islami. Central Majlish-e-Shura member and district Ameer Maulana Mohammad Delawar Hossain presided over the program which was hosted by district secretary ABM Kamal Hossain. Narayanganj city ...

Acting Ameer urges to observe historic May Day with due dignity and fervor

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer Professor Mujibur Rahman issued the following statement on 29th April 2023 urging to observe International Labour Day popularly known as May Day on 1st May.

The upcoming 1st of May is going to be observed as May Day. The laborers and workers of America’s Chicago city set a unique example of sacrifice on this day in 1886 in order to secure their rights. Inspired by that incident, laborer communities around the world have been carrying out movements to ensure their due rights till now. Often, the laborers have to take to the street and sacrifice their lives. ...

Acting Ameer urges to work for the Islamic movement with more dedication

Almighty Allah instructs the human being to practice servitude to Allah till death. This way of servitude is the simplest ever path. Allah has made fasting obligatory for us so that we can attain piety. So, we have to make a self-assessment to measure how much advancement we have made in this regard. We have to work relentlessly to build a piety-based community, society, and the state.

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former MP Professor Mujibur Rahman has said this in a virtual members’ conference organized by Jamaat-e-Islami Gazipur district. District Ameer Dr. Md. Jahangir Alam presided over the program which ...

Take all out preparations for the massive movement, urges Acting Ameer

A virtual workers’ conference was organized by Comilla South organizational district on 28th April. District Ameer and central Majlish-e-Shura member Advocate Muhammad Shahjahan presided over the program. Jamaat’s Acting Ameer and former MP Professor Mujibur Rahman spoke on the occasion as the chief guest. Jamaat’s Nayeb-e-Ameer and former MP Dr. Syed Abdullah Mohammad Taher and Acting Secretary General of the organization Maulana ATM Masum addressed the program as the special guest.

Acting Ameer Professor Mujibur Rahman said, we have to overcome the test of this world based on the spirit of Taqwa. We have to stick to Quran and Sunnah and ...

Secretary-General is being re-arrested and harassed repeatedly; Acting Ameer condemns

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman issued the following statement on 27th April 2023 protesting and condemning the lodging of one-after-one false cases and subsequent harassment against Jamaat-e-Islami’s detained Secretary General and former MP Professor Mia Golam Porwar.

“The government has unjustifiably arrested Professor Mia Golam Porwar and 6 other central leaders on 6th September 2021. They were produced before the court on 7th September and consequently taken into police remand for twice. He secured bail from the High Court on 8th November. The government side made an appeal against that bail order but the court upheld ...

Acting Ameer extends greetings to the countrymen on the occasion of Eid-u;-Fitr

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following statement on 20th April 2023 extending greetings to the countrymen on the occasion of holy Eid-ul-Fitr.

The month of Ramadan, in which the Holy Quran has been revealed, is bidding farewell to us. Eid-ul-Fitr is approaching following a month-long training of exercising Almighty Allah’s directives in our personal, social, and national lives and also about becoming motivated with the spirit of Taqwa (fear of Allah). Following the month of Ramadan, Eid-ul-Fitr comes to the lives of the people with the sermon of peace and happiness. The Eid-ul-Fitr ...

Acting Ameer urges countrymen to offer Salatul Istisqa seeking rain

Acting Ameer of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following statement on 20th April 2023 urging the countrymen to offer Salatul Istisqa seeking protection from ongoing heatwave.

In recent times, weather and environment become very hot due to continuous heatwave nationwide. Daily lives and activities became hampered and severely difficult due to this extreme heatwave and drought as well. All living beings including human being, birds and animals are badly suffering because of ongoing hot temperature and absence of rains. Only Allah can save us from this unbearable situation.

Under the circumstances, I am urging the religious ...

Acting Ameer demands release of Jamaat Ameer and all party leaders and activists ahead of Eid-ul-Fitr

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami's Acting Ameer and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following statement on 17th April 2023 demanding immediate release of Jamaat Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman, other central leaders and all other detained leaders and activists ahead of the upcoming Eid-ul-Fitr.

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami's Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has been kept detained for around 5 months. Party’s Nayeb-e-Ameer and noted religious scholar Maulana Delwar Hossain Sayedee is detained for almost 12 years, while party's Assistant Secretary General ATM Azharul Islam is detained for 12 years and former MP Principal Maulana Abdul Khaleque Mondol is also detained for 8 years. Besides, ...

Acting Ameer expresses deep shock and sympathy over the New Market fire; terms recent accidents 'mysterious'

Acting Ameer of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following statement on 16th April, 2023 expressing deep concern and sympathy over the recent fire accident that took place in Dhaka's New Super Market.

A massive blaze took place at around 5:45 am on last 15th of April in Dhaka's New Super Market. The fire was so huge that the surrounding areas became engulfed by the smoke and many shops have been burnt into ashes. The shoppers and traders had stored huge clothes centering the ensuing Eid-ul-Fitr. So, the amount of damages and losses are severe. The ...

Dr. Zafrullah Chowdhury dies; Acting Ameer condoles

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami's Acting Ameer and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following message of condolence on 12th April at the death of the founder of Gonoshasthaya Kendra and veteran freedom fighter Dr. Zafrullah Chowdhury.

Late Dr. Zafrullah Chowdhury has played a key role in outlining National Medicine Policy. He also gained reputation as the doctor of the poor. He has struggled throughout his life to safeguard the nation, democracy, and people's voting rights. I am expressing deep shock at the death of Dr. Zafrullah Chowdhury. May Allah reward him for his nobld deeds also bless his mournful with patience ...

Acting Ameer remembers the contribution of Muhammad Kamaruzzaman; appreciates his outstanding roles

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following statement on 10 April 2021 recalling the contribution and sacrifice of distinguished journalist, politician, intellectual, author, researcher and Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s former Assistant Secretary General Muhammad Kamaruzzaman.

“Since his student life, Muhammad Kamaruzzaman was involved with the Islamic movement. Being a politician, he conducted political activities. Besides, he made some significant contributions as an author, journalist, and researcher. He authored several important books. His written books and articles will inspire the leaders and activists of the Islamic movement and the countrymen in the days to come. He will ...

Badar war the deciding war and turning point for the Muslims

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer Professor Mujibur Rahman has said, the historic Badar war had changed the directives of the Islamic movement. In this war, the Muslim secured victory against the mighty forces of the disbeleivers and consequently turned into a irresistable force. So, we have to motivated with the spirit of the Badar and also to remain firm for the cause of establishing Islam. He urged everybody to form broad base unity to fulfill the demand of the establishing caretaker government system ignoring all tortures and repressions of the incumbent government.

He said this whole addressing a discussion program organized by ...

Acting Ameer condemns the government for their repression even in Ramadan

Acting Ameer of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following statement on 8th April protesting and condemning the arrest of Dhaka North city Ameer and party's central executive committee member Mohammad Selim Uddin and 14 other distinguished and pious people and subsequent police remand against them and simultaneously demanding their immediate release.

"Dhaka North city Jamaat-e-Islami's Bhatara thana organised a discussion program titled " The contribution of Zakah in the socio-economic development on last 7th April. Iftar arrangement was also over there. But police arrested Mohammad Selim Uddin and 14 other pious people from the spot. ...

Acting Ameer condemns Israel’s brutal attacks against the Palestinian Muslims inside the Al Aqsa Mosque

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following statement on 7th April 2023 protesting and condemning the heinous attack of the Israeli occupying force against the Muslim devotees inside the holy Masjid Al Aqsa.

Israeli occupying forces mercilessly and barbarously attacked the Muslim devotees inside the first Qibla of the Muslim community Al Aqsa Mosque in Palestine. The Muslims were saying their prayers at that time. During the attack, the occupying forces hurled tear shells and rubber bullets which left several hundred Musullis wounded. Israeli forces also arrested 350 Muslims on the spot. Even the ...

Acting Ameer expresses sympathy over the massive fire incident of Bangabazar shopping market

Acting Ameer of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami and former member of the Parliament Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following statement on 4th April 2023 expressing deep sympathy over the massive fire incident which took place in Bangabazar shopping market of the capital.

The fire started at around 6 in the morning today. The severity of the fire was so high that the surrounding areas became full of black smoke. The fire of the Bangabazar also spread to some adjacent buildings as well. This is one of the worst-ever fire incidents in the history of Bangladesh. Centering the ensuing occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr, the ...

22 Umrah pilgrims including 18 Bangladeshis killed in a road accident in Saudi Arabia; Acting Ameer condoles

Acting Ameer of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following message of condolence as 22 Umrah pilgrims including 18 Bangladeshi citizens were killed and 25 others were injured in a tragic road accident in Saudi Arabia.

On 27th March at 4 in the afternoon, a tragic road accident took place in the Saudi Arabian south-western province of Asir which left 22 pilgrims killed and 25 others injured. Among the 22 dead victims, 18 were Bangladeshi citizens. 16 Bangladeshi pilgrims are also undergoing treatment in local hospitals. The rest of the casualties are from various countries of ...

20 Umrah pilgrims killed in a road accident in Saudi Arabia; Acting Ameer condoles

Acting Ameer of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following message of condolence on 28th March 2023 as 20 Umrah pilgrims were killed and 29 others were injured in a tragic road accident in Saudi Arabia.

On 27th March at 4 in the afternoon, a tragic road accident took place in the Saudi Arabian south-western province of Asir which left 20 pilgrims killed and 29 others injured. The victims are the Umrah pilgrims who went to KSA from different parts of the world. I am expressing deep shock over the accident and the subsequent casualties.

I am ...

Social discrimination will not be eliminated without the Zakat-based economy

Almighty Allah has made fasting obligatory. The holy Quran was revealed in the month of Ramadan. To Almighty Allah, this month is considered very significant and prestigious. So, the right of this month is to establish Quranic doctrine. The holy Prophet said (peace be upon Him) said, “Whoever does not give up false speech and work with it, Allah has no need in his abstinence from food and drink.” There is not any Ramadan month; when he did not perform Itiqaf. So, we have to preserve the sanctity of this month with full dignity and fervor.

Acting Ameer of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami ...

Acting Ameer calls to observe Independence and National Day on 26th March

Acting Ameer of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following statement on 24th March 2023 calling upon to observe the Independence and National Day on 26th March with due fervor.

On 26th March of 1971, the valiant sons of the soil, the freedom fighters, and freedom-seeking people launched resistance against the then rulers in order to establish democracy, rule of law, justice, freedom of expression, and human rights. People from all walks participated in the war of liberation to create a country free from hunger, starvation, unemployment, and misrule. Finally, Bangladesh became independent in exchange for ...

Acting Ameer urges to preserve sanctity of the holy Ramadan; calls to follow the guidance of the Quran at all stages of life

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following statement on 21st March 2023 urging to preserve the sanctity of the holy month of Ramadan and also to build the individual, society, and the state on the basis of Taqwa (fear of Allah).

The holy month of Ramadan is knocking at our door with the sermon of blessing, forgiveness, and safety from hellfire. A sacred night namely ‘Lailatul Qadr’ exists during the last 10 days of Ramadan which is better than a thousand of months. By doing an obligatory task this month, an individual can attain ...

Acting Ameer demands the release of all party leaders, religious scholars, and activists ahead of the holy Ramadan

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former member of the Parliament Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following statement on 20th March 2023 demanding the immediate release of Jamaat Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman, Nayeb-e-Ameer and world-renowned Quranic scholar Allama Delawar Hossain Sayedee, Assistant Secretary General ATM Azharul Islam, noted religious personality and former MP Principal Maulana Abdul Khaleq Mondol and other detained leaders and activists of Jamaat-e-Islami, Islami Chhatrashibir and the religious personnel and to let them keep fasting along with their families in the upcoming holy month of Ramadan.

The government has unjustifiably arrested Jamaat Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman on last ...

19 killed in Madaripur road crash; Acting Ameer condoles

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following message of condolence on 19th March 2023 as at least 19 people were killed and 25 others became injured during a tragic road accident in the Padma bridge adjacent area.

A bus from Emad Transport left Khulna Sunday morning for Dhaka and the accident took place at the Kutubpur area of the Shibchar area of the Madaripur district after the bus fell into a ditch. So far 19 people killed and 25 others injured. Some of them are in very critical condition. Such painful mishaps are frequently ...

Fair election is not possible without the caretaker government

Acting Ameer of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami and former MP Professor Mujibur Rahman has claimed that the incumbent government has come to the power without votes of the public. A fair and credible election is not possible under the present government. This is why there is no alternative option but a caretaker government for the next election.

Acting Ameer said this while addressing a members’ conference of three branches of Jessore district Jamaat-e-Islami.

Acting Ameer further said, instead of miscreants, goons, and thieves, the government has kept religious scholars and innocent people behind the bar for years. The ruling party men already grabbed many ...

We want to establish the Quranic rule through humanitarian services

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former member of parliament Professor Mujibur Rahman said today’s conference is organized for promoting Zakat which is very significant for this Muslim-majority country. Almighty Allah emphasizes giving Zakat for purifying wealth. We are used to receiving your donations and Zakat and based on such assistance, Jamaat-e-Islami works for the underprivileged people. We want to establish the Quranic rule through humanitarian services. Whatever is spent for the cause of Allah, will bring ultimate salvation for a believer in the hereafter. Spending for the cause of Allah is similar to a glorified deposit.

He said this while addressing ...

Islamic movement activists should hold a strong position for truth and justice to free the nation from autocracy

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former member of parliament Professor Mujibur Rahman said, “Verily never will Allah change the condition of a people until they change it themselves. The country is in a critical condition now. Peace is found nowhere. The country has become independent to secure people’s rights including voting rights but those targets have not been achieved.

He said this while addressing a workers’ conference as the chief guest today. Chittagong city Jamaat organized the program. Jamaat’s central executive committee member, Assistant Secretary General, and Chittagong city Ameer Muhammad Shahjahan presided over the program which was hosted by city ...

Actin Ameer Urges to curb the price hike of the essential commodities

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer Professor Mujibur Rahman urged the government to keep the prices of the essential commodities within the common’s reach. He said this while virtually addressing the members’ conference of the Chuadanga-Jhinaidah region on 11th March, Saturday.

Acting Ameer stated that the happiness of this temporary world is not our target; rather we want to ensure betterment in the hereafter. So, despite all the suffering and obstacle, we have to follow the directives of Almighty Allah to attain salvation in the hereafter. We have to work with due patience for bringing positive changes in society. Right now, the political ...

At least 18 killed, over 100 hurt in Gulistan explosion; Acting Ameer condoles

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former member of parliament Professor Mujibur Rahman issued the following message of condolence on 8th March 2023 expressing deep shock as 18 people were killed and a hundred others injured in a massive blast at a building in Siddiq Bazar of Gulistan area.

At least 18 people were killed and more than 100 injured in an explosion at a building in Dhaka's Gulistan area on the 7th of March afternoon. Most of the injured are very critical. The severity of the explosion is so huge that the entire surrounding area became a standstill within moments. The ...

Election to be held under non-party government for restoring democracy and human rights

A regional members’ conference was held on 7th March, organized by Jamaat-e-Islami Kushtia, Meherpur, and Magura district which was presided by Meherpur district Ameer Maulana Tazuddin Khan. Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former MP Professor Mujibur Rahman addressed the conference as the chief guest. Regional coordinator and party’s central executive committee member Mobarak Hossain spoke on the occasion as the special guest.

Addressing the partymen, Professor Mujibur Rahman said, there is no existence of justice in society. Muslims are facing torture and oppression across the globe. But the United Nations has taken no initiative to preserve the Muslim interest. So, it is ...

Jamaat-e-Islami provides financial assistance to the Sitakunda factory blast victims

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami provided financial gifts to two victim families which have lost their near and dear ones in the Sima oxygen limited factory blast in the Kadamrasul area in Sitakunda Upazila of Chittagong district. Jamaat-e-Islami’s central executive committee member, Assistant Secretary General and Chittagong city Ameer Muhammad Shahjahan provided this assistance to the families of Muhammad Farid of Salimpur Jalalabad area and Shamsul Alam of Kadamrasul area on behalf of Jamaat’s Acting Ameer and former MP Professor Mujibur Rahman. An emotional atmosphere was created at that time. The victims’ families expressed their deep gratitude after receiving gifts from Jamaat-e-Islami.

During the ...

At least 10 people killed in Sitakunda and Dhaka’s science lab blasts; Acting Ameer condoles

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following message of condolence on 5th March 2023 expressing deep shock as 10 people killed and 75 more injured during the blasts of Sitakunda of Chittagong and Dhaka’s science lab area.

A blast at an oxygen plant in southeastern Bangladesh's Sitakunda area claimed six lives on Saturday following a huge explosion. The impact of the explosion was reportedly heard up to two kilometers away. Later, it becomes clear that fire broke out at Seema Oxygen Plant at around 4.30 pm in Keshabpur area of Chattogram's Sitakunda upazila. Till now, ...

District and City Ameer conference held; urges government to stop ongoing torture, repression, and arrest drives

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s District and City Ameer conference was held with the party’s Acting Ameer and former MP Professor Mujibur Rahman in the chair. The conference protested and condemned the ongoing torture, repression, persecution, and arrest drive of the incumbent fascist government.

The conference opines that the movement for restoring democracy and citizen rights is becoming intense gradually. The entire countrymen became united to take part in the movement spontaneously. But the Awami League government is carrying out tortures, repression, and arrest drives to subdue this democratic movement. Some over-enthusiastic members of the law enforcers fired bullets in the processions of the ...

Acting Ameer condemns Israel’s barbarous attack against the Palestinians

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former MP Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following statement on 2nd March 2023 protesting and condemning the barbarous attack of the invader Israel against the Palestinian Muslims.

The Israeli authorities have been attacking the Gaza strip almost on a regular basis which left hundreds of Muslims killed and many others injured. The number of casualties has been increasing over there regularly. The invaders Israel carried out an air attack in Gaza on last 13th of February and killed 11 Palestinians. Hundreds of people became injured in this attack. The entire Gaza strip is crying commemorating ...

District and City Ameer conference held; expresses concern over the price hikes of the essential commodities

A conference of Jamaat-e-Islami’s District and City Ameer was held with the party’s Acting Ameer and former MP Professor Mujibur Rahman in the chair. The conference condemned the price hikes of essential commodities and electricity.

Since the incumbent government came to the power, the prices of essential commodities have exceeded all previous records. Prior to the election, the ruling party had promised to provide rice at 10 taka per kilogram. But rice is not available below 60/70 taka per kilogram. Prices of lentils, oil, fish, chicken, milk, and baby foods have also increased recklessly.

Life becomes so much more difficult for poor ...

District and City Ameer conference held; calls to release Jamaat Ameer and detained other religious scholars immediately

A conference of Jamaat-e-Islami’s District and City Ameer was held with the party’s Acting Ameer Professor Mujibur Rahman in the chair. The conference condemned the arrest of Jamaat Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman and many other religious scholars. The conference adopted the following proposals demanding the immediate release of all the Ulama and religious scholars:

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami has been observing with deep concern that, there is no existence of democracy, rule of law, and constitutional rights of the people. People’s freedom of speech and freedom of expression has been seized away. Torture, repression, and mass arrest are going on everywhere. An autocratic ...

District and City Ameer conference held; calls to intensify movement for holding the election under a caretaker government

A conference of Jamaat-e-Islami’s District and City Ameer was held with the party’s Acting Ameer Professor Mujibur Rahman in the chair. The conference adopted the following proposals to intensify the movement for holding an election under the caretaker government.

No fair or credible election was held under the incumbent Awami League government which has been in office for the last 14 years. Awami League came to the state office through the election held on 29th December of 2008 by maintaining mutual understanding with the military-backed caretaker government. But after coming to the power, in line with the excuse of the Apex ...

Expresses condolence to the earthquake victims of Syria and Turkey; Condemns Israel’s barbaric attacks in Palestine

A conference of the District and city Ameer was held on 26th February with Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former MP Professor Mujibur Rahman in the chair. The conference discussed the ongoing situation in the country. The gathering also expressed deep condolence over the massive earthquake which was held recently in Turkey and Syria. It also condemned the recent Israeli barbarous attack in Palestine.

The meeting also adopted the following proposals:
Around 50 thousand people have been killed and hundreds of thousands of people became injured in the recently held massive earthquake in Turkey and Syria. This conference undertook a condolence proposal ...

Everybody has to play a strong role in the movement for establishing caretaker government system

A virtual conference of the members was organized by Brahmanbaria district Jamaat-e-Islami on 24th February. Jamaat’s Acting Ameer and former MP Professor Mujibur Rahman addressed the program as the chief guest. The program was presided by district Ameer Muhammad Golam Faruq and hosted by the district secretary Maulana Muhammad Mobarak Hossain Akhanda.

Professor Mujib said, as the highest level activists of oath, Jamaat mermbers have to convey Dawah to all family members and relatives. Members have to read the holy Qiran regularly and they should remember Allah round the clock. Mobile has some negative impact as well. So the members have ...

The countrymen are deprived of all basic rights due to long-term misrule of the government

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former MP Professor Mujibur Rahman said, the people of Bangladesh are deprived of all basic rights due to the long-term misrule of the incumbent government. Along with all the fundamental rights, the people are also deprived of voting rights. So, Jamaat leaders and activists should play an active role to secure the citizen’s rights. The government has kept Jamaat Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman behind the bar in a case under the anti-terror act. Under the circumstances, Jamaat’s Upazila level leader’s duty is to create awareness and public opinion at the grassroots levels to bring back ...

Acting Ameer calls to observe International Mother Language and Martyrs Day on 21st February with due fervor

Acting Ameer of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami and former member of Parliament Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following statement on 20th February 2023 urging the countrymen to observe International Mother Language and Martyrs Day on 21st February with due fervor.

International Mother Language and Martyrs Day is going to be observed on 21st February. In 1952, the youth, students, and other communities launched a movement in order to establish Bangla as the official state language. To suppress that movement, the law enforcement agencies of Pakistan opened fire against the agitating students. Several including the students of Dhaka University were killed on that ...

Resistance to be intensified against the oppressor government

It is the obligation of faith to follow the right track and also uphold the truth. Every believer has to come forward to meet this demand. No autocrat likes the truth. This is why they are using state apparatus to eliminate truthful and righteous persons. But truth can never be diminished. So, the countrymen have to overcome all fears and panic and be united against the tyrant. Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former MP Professor Mujibur Rahman said this while addressing a members’ workshop arranged by Jamaat-e-Islami Narshingdi district.

We want to express our gratitude to Allah as He blessed us as ...

Acting Ameer meets Turkish embassy officials; Jamaat-e-Islami sends lifesaving items for the earthquake victims

A delegation of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami led by the party’s Acting Ameer and former MP Professor Mujibur Rahman went to the Turkish embassy in Dhaka on 13th February to extend sympathy to the victims of the recently held massive earthquake in Turkey and also for providing some gift items to the earthquake victims. On behalf of Jamaat-e-Islami, a significant number of gift items were handed over to the Turkish embassy officials at that time.

During the occasion Acting Ameer Professor Mujibur Rahman said, Almighty Allah, says in the holy Quran that, “You mutually cooperate with one another in performing good deeds but ...

Over 50 leaders and activists arrested nationwide; Acting Ameer condemns

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former member of the Parliament Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following statement on 11 February 2023 protesting and condemning the unjustified arrest of more than 50 leaders and activists of Jamaat-e-Islami from various places of the country.

“As a part of the centrally declared program of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami. Peaceful demonstrations were held nationwide today demanding the removal of anti-Islamic items from textbooks, decreasing the power price, and also for restoring the caretaker government system. But some over-enthusiastic members of law enforcement agencies have tried to foil these processions in some places and subsequently arrested Jamaat ...

Massive earthquake hits Turkey and Syria; several thousand killed; Acting Ameer condoles

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer and former MP Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following message of condolence on 6th February expressing deep shock as several thousand people were killed in the massive earthquake that hit Turkey and Syria today.

In the condolence message, Acting Ameer said that several thousand people were killed in a disastrous earthquake that shook a larger portion of Turkey and neighboring Syria today. Thousands of buildings have collapsed and hundreds of thousands of people are still believed to be trapped under rubble. On behalf of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami and the people of Bangladesh, I am expressing deep shock and ...

Hajj package cost rises by over a quarter; Acting Ameer calls for reconsidering the decision

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former MP Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following statement on 5th February 2023 protesting the hike of the Hajj package under the government management for 2023.

The cost of the Hajj package has been increased from the government level. The government has declared just one Hajj package this time for which a pilgrimage has to make 6.83 lakh taka. Last year, there were two packages. The first package had been declared with a cost of 5.85 lakh and the package-2 cost was 5.21 lakh taka. From the minimum cost of last year’s package, this year ...

Jamaat Ameer and all other detained leaders must be released immediately

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former MP Professor Mujibur Rahman said, the incumbent government has kept Jamaat Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman and several other leaders unjustifiably. But the advancement of the Islamic movement can never be thwarted by repression and detention. He demanded immediate release of Jamaat Ameer and all other detained leaders.

He said Almighty Allah has sent Prophets and messengers with some noble cause and mission. Jamaat-e-Islami has been following the same footsteps. So, the establishments are hatching conspiracy to foil the Islamic movement. However, as an activist of the Islamic movement, we should try to build ourselves as ...

United movement to be continued against the oppressor government for securing human rights

A members’ conference of Jamaat-e-Islami Pabna district was virtually held on 3rd February, Friday. District Ameer Professor Abu Taleb Mondol presided over the program which was hosted by district Secretary Principal Maulana Iqbal Hossain. Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former MP Professor Mujibur Rahman addressed the conference as the chief guest. While the party’s Acting Secretary General Maulana ATM Masum, Assistant Secretary General, and regional coordinator Maulana Abdul Halim addressed the program as the special guests.

Professor Mujibur Rahman said the people who will remain in servitude to Allah, will enter into paradise. On the contrary, who will deny Allah, will ...

Swedish politicians burn a copy of the holy Quran; Acting Ameer condemns

Acting Ameer of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami and former member of Parliament Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following statement on 22nd January 2023 protesting and condemning the incident of burning the holy Quran at Stockholm, the capital of Sweden.

In front of the embassy of Turkiye in Stockholm of Sweden, a far-right extreme party leader burnt a copy of the holy Quran which has irreparably hurt the religious sentiment of Muslims across the world. On behalf of the people of Bangladesh and Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami, we are vehemently condemning the incident.

We have been observing with great concern that, deep-rooted conspiracies are being plotted ...

Government is plotting conspiracy to destroy country’s education system, alleges Professor Mujibur Rahman

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former member of parliament Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following statement on 21st January 2023 protesting and condemning the conspiracy of destroying the education system and also for incorporating a syllabus that goes against the Islamic morals and values.

Defying the choice and preference of the 90 percent Muslim people of the country, the government is plotting a conspiracy to impose an atheism-oriented educational system. They did not pay heed to the views of the academicians, intellectuals, and religious scholars. Changes have been brought in textbooks to take the next generation away from religious values. ...

Jamaat leaders and activists should play a comprehensive role in implementing political programs

A workshop was held with the working committee members of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Jessore-Kushtia region on 20th January. Jamaat’s central executive committee member and regional coordinator Mobarak Hossain presided over the program. Jamaat’s Acting Ameer and former MP Professor Mujibur Rahman addressed the workshop as the chief guest.

Among others, party’s Acting Secretary General Maulana ATM Masum, Assistant Secretary General and former MP Hamidur Rahman Azad, Assistant Secretary General Maulana Abdul Halim and Advocate Ahasanul Mahabub Zubayer addressed the program.

Professor Mujibur Rahman said Almighty Allah gives the kingdom to whomever He wishes and takes away the kingdom from whomever He wishes. He ...

Veteran lawyer Advocate Khandaker Mahbub Hossain dies; Acting Ameer condoles

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former member of parliament Professor Mujibur Rahman issued the following condolence on 1st January 2023 expressing deep condolence at the death of Supreme Court Bar Association’s former President and BNP’s Vice Chairman, veteran lawyer Khandaker Mahbub Hossain.

Supreme Court Bar Association’s former President and BNP’s Vice Chairman, veteran lawyer Khandaker Mahbub Hossain took his last breath while undergoing treatment at Dhaka’s Evercare Hospital on 31st December night. Innalillahi Wa Inna Ilaihi Rajiun. I am expressing deep shock at his death.

He was the court’s chief prosecutor, which was formed in 1973 to try the perpetrators under the ...

Professor Mujib appreciates the city dwellers for their support; demands release of all political detainees

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former member of the parliament Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following statement on 30th December 2022 congratulating the city dwellers for making Jamaat called mass processions program successful which had been declared to press home 10-point demands including holding the election under a caretaker regime and immediate release of Jamaat Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman.

I am hailing and congratulating the city dwellers for making Jamaat called mass processions program successful. As a part of the program, Dhaka city north and south have brought out separate processions. By interfering in these pre-declared processions, the government has ...

Professor Mujib seeks assistance to make 30th December’s mass procession successful

Acting Ameer of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following statement on 29th December 2022 urging to make the pre-declared mass processions successful in the capital Dhaka tomorrow, on 30th December.

“On last 10th December, Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahan delivered an address upholding the 10-point demands and declaring nationwide mass processions on 24th December. As there was another conference of the ruling party in Dhaka on that day, we deferred the date to 30th December only for Dhaka city to ensure political stability and culture of co-existence. Despite the barriers and obstructions of the ...

Acting Ameer appreciates people for making mass processions successful; urges the law enforcers to give-up party loyalty

Acting Ameer of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following statement on 25th December 2022 congratulating the countrymen for making 24th December’s nationwide mass processions successful and simultaneously urging to stop the undue activities of the police forces.

Jamaat-e-Islami and other opposition parties declared nationwide mass processions were held in most of the districts and cities. Thousands of people took part in these processions. I am appreciating the countrymen on behalf of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami for making the programs successful and also for their spontaneous participation. I am seeking the assistance of my fellow countrymen for implementing ...

Jamaat Ameer placed on another 3 day remand; Acting Ameer condemns

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami's Acting Ameer and former MP Professor Mujibur Rahman has issued the following statement on 21st December 2022 protesting and condemning the recent move as Jamaat Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has placed once again on a 3 day remand in a false and ill-motivated case.

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami's Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman was arrested from his house on 12th December. On the following day, an intentional campaign was started terming him militant. He was shown arrested in a case under anti-terrorism act. The law enforcers appealed to take him in a 10-day remand but the court granted a 7-day remand against ...

Libya’s mainstream political party "Ihya & Tajdeed, Libya" condemns the arrest of Jamaat Ameer; demands immediate release

We have come to know through the news media that the forces of the Bangladesh government arrested the respected Emir of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami, Dr. Shafiqur Rahman, from his residence on December 13 midnight.

Mr. Shafiqur Rahman is a well-known Islamic leader in the international arena. He is associated with many social and charitable organizations in Bangladesh, which are working for the welfare of humanity in Bangladesh. The way he and his team stood by the affected people in the last terrible flood in Bangladesh, the world saw and appreciated it through social media.
We are deeply saddened and worried about the ...

Jamaat protests the ongoing ill efforts to implicate party’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman with militancy

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Acting Ameer and former MP Professor Mujibur Rahman addressed a Press Conference on 15th December protesting the ill efforts of involving Jamaat Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahamn with militancy, simultaneously demanding the withdrawal of false cases and his immediate release.

Central Media and Publicity Secretary and Jamaat’s central executive committee member Matiur Rahman Akanda hosted the conference. Among others, Jamaat’s Nayeb-e-Ameer and former MP Dr. Syed Abdullah Mohammad Taher, Acting Secretary General Maulana ATM Masum, Assistant Secretary General and former MP Hamidur Rahman Azad, Dhaka south city’s Ameer and party’s central executive committee member Nurul Islam Bulbul and Dhaka north ...

Jamaat Ameer recalls the contribution of Shaheed Abdul Quader Molla

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 11 December 2022 remembering the contributions of Jamaat’s former Assistant Secretary General, noted journalist, and intellectual Abdul Quader Molla.

Former Assistant Secretary General of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami, noted journalist and intellectual Abdul Quader Molla has played an active role in establishing Islamic society in Bangladesh till his last breath. As a politician, author, academician, and researcher, he played a pivotal role for the development of the nation. He was a member of the liaison committee during the anti-autocracy movement of the 90s. He was very active in establishing democracy, rule ...

Jamaat Ameer calls for a simultaneous movement for restoring democracy and the rights of the countrymen

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has delivered an address and declared programs to launch a simultaneous movement for pressing the home party’s 10-point demands to restore democracy and people’s due rights.

Jamaat Ameer made the address to the countrymen in a local auditorium of the capital. Central Media and Publicity Affairs Secretary and party’s central executive committee member Matiur Rahman Akanda hosted the program. Among others, Jamaat’s Nayeb-e-Ameer and former MP Professor Mujibur Rahman, Nayeb-e-Ameer and former MP Dr. Syed Abdullah Mohammad Taher, party’s Acting Secretary General Maulana ATM Masum, Assistant Secretary General and former MP Hamidur Rahman Azad, Dhaka ...

Jamaat Ameer calls to establish people’s voting rights, rule of law, and democracy

Bangladesh Jamaa-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 9th December 2022 marking World Human Rights Day, which is going to be observed on 10th of December.

“World Human Rights Day is going to be observed on 10 December. The date was chosen to honor the United Nations General Assembly's adoption and proclamation, on 10 December 1948, of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR), the first global enunciation of human rights and one of the first major achievements of the new United Nations. The formal establishment of Human Rights Day occurred at the 317th Plenary Meeting of ...

Jamaat Ameer condemns police’s crackdown on BNP activists; calls for massive movement to free the nation from autocracy

A meeting of the central executive committee of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami was held on 8th December 2022 with party’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman in the chair. The meeting discussed the existing political situation of the country. The meeting vehemently condemns the police raid inside the BNP office, the murder of a BNP activist, mass arrest, and the closing down of the BNP’s central office. The meeting also urged to let BNP to organize its pre-declared rally on 10th December. In the program, Jamaat Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman delivered the following address to the countrymen:

Fellow countrymen,
Assalamu Alaikum Wa Rahmatullah,
As a ...

Central Majlish-e-Shura urges countrymen to launch a social movement against addiction, nudity, and cultural aggression

A meeting of Central Majlish-e-Shura of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami was held with party’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman in the chair. The meeting expressed concern over the existing anarchy and mismanagement in the education sector and prevailing elements for destroying the youth community’s morality and adopted the following proposals:

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s central Majlish-e-Shura is observing with great concern that the country’s education system has been completely destroyed. Religious elements have been eliminated from the education sector in a preplanned way. In order to facilitate the conspiracy of atheism, religious and moral education has been excluded from the secondary and higher secondary level. Even ...

The government is leading the country toward bankruptcy by ruining the national economy

A meeting of central Majlish-e-Shura of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami was held with party’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman in the chair. The meeting expressed deep concern over the unlimited corruption of the incumbent government, looting of banks, money laundering, and other financial scams and adopted the following proposals in this regard:

Central Majlish-e-Shura is observing with deep concern that the unlimited corruption of the incumbent government, looting of banks, money laundering, and other financial scams have taken the national economy to the verge of destruction. In the name of mega projects, multiple doors have been opened to facilitate corruption. Bangladesh is in number ...

The government has no responsibility and obligations as they are not an elected regime

A meeting of the central Majlish-e-Shura of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami was held with Party’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman in the chair. The meeting expressed deep concern over the excessive price hikes of the commodities. The Shura placed the following proposals to curb the price hike:

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami is observing with great concern that during the tenure of this 14-year-long government, price hikes have reached into a catastrophic level. Some products’ price has increased 4/5 times within a couple of months. The government had primarily promised to provide rice at 10 takas per kilogram and fertilizer free of cost. But that rice is ...

People’s government to be established through a fair election under a caretaker government, says Jamaat Ameer

A meeting of the central Majlish-e-Shura of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami was held with Party’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman in the chair. The meeting discussed the country’s latest political situation and other burning issues including price hikes of the essentials, bank looting, and financial mismanagement. The meeting adopted the following proposals:

Central Majlish-e-Shura of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami is observing with great concern that, a critical situation is prevailing in the country due to the government’s exaggeration and stubborn activities, disrespect towards the law and the constitution, unprecedented corruption, and financial scam. As if, there is no functional government in the country now. Since the ...

Jamaat Ameer calls for massive movement to free the nation from misrule and chaos

A meeting of central Majlish-e-Shura of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami was held on 2nd December with party’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman in the chair. Nayeb-e-Ameer, Secretary General, Secretary General, Assistant Secretary General, central executive committee, and central working committee were constituted in today’s sessions.

For 2023-25 session, Professor Mujibur Rahman, Dr. Syed Abdullah Mohammad Taher, and Maulana ANM Shamsul Islam were elected as Nayeb-e-Ameer. Professor Mia Golam Porwar was elected as the Secretary General. Whereas Maulana ATM Masum, Maulana Rafiqul Islam Khan, Hamidur Rahman Azad, Maulana Abdul Halim, Advocate Moazzem Hossain Helal, Maulana Md. Shahjahan and Advocate Ahsanul Mahaboob Zubayer became elected as ...

The incumbent oppressor regime will be dethroned through a peaceful and systematic movement

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has said, the right to speak has been taken away and lots of laws, rules, and regulations have been enacted to restrain citizen rights. Whatever the government is saying about financial management, that is far away from reality. The government has laundered thousands of crores of money through looting and embezzlement. No country can function in such a way. Jamaat leaders and activists can not play a passive role in such critical conditions. This government should be dethroned and it should be done through a peaceful, legitimate, and systematic movement. If we can take ...

An authoritarian regime has been imposed on the nation

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has said, we are nurturing a feeling to establish Deen Islam, to protect independence and sovereignty, and also to secure civil rights. All these are blessings from Almighty Allah. Earlier, many people had to migrate or accept martyrdom or to accept crippleness for upholding such feelings. As a part of the same history, the activists of the Islamic movement should go ahead based on broad base unity.

He said this while addressing an oath-taking ceremony of the newly elected Ameer of Dhaka city north Jamaat in an auditorium of the capital. Earlier this morning, the ...

Around 300 people killed in Indonesian earthquake; Jamaat Ameer condoles

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following message of condolene on 23rd November 2022 as around 3 hundred people became killed and more than 150 people injured in a strong earthquake in Java island of Indonesia.

Around 3 hundred people became killed and more than 150 people injured in a strong earthquake in Indonesia's Cianjur town in western Java on Tuesday. More than 22 thousand houses became destroyed in this disaster as well.

I, personally and on behalf of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami extending deep sympathy to the Indonesian government and the people. The damages and losses of this earthquake will ...

Jamaat Ameer recalls former Secretary General Ali Ahsan Mohammad Mujahid and his contributions

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 21st November, 2022 remembering the contributions of Jamaat-e-Islami’s former Secretary General and former Social Welfare Minister Ali Ahsan Mohammad Mujahid.

“Ali Ahsan Mohammad Mujahid was a fearless soldier and outstanding leader of the Islamic movement. He will be remembered for years for his bold and historic role in establishing democracy, rule of law, justice, human rights, people’s voting rights, and most of all, a just and welfare state.

He discharged duties successfully as the Social Welfare Minister during the 2001-2006 tenure of the 4 party alliances. As a minister, he ...

The entire nation is united now about holding election under a non-party government

• Ameer-e-Jamaat takes oath
• Jamaat-e-Islami tries sincerely to establish Deen
• Each and every worker of Jamaat-e-Islami is prepared to make the highest sacrifice for the country
• National election to be held under a non-party neutral caretaker government
• Broadbase and united movement to be launched to press home the demands

For the session 2023-2025, an electoral procedure to elect Jamaat Ameer has been conducted from 5th October to 30th October. With the direct votes of the party members (Rukon), Dr. Shafiqur Rahman was re-elected as the Jamaat Ameer. The oath-taking ceremony began on 18th November, Friday morning in ...

To ensure global peace and balance, there is no alternative but following Prophetic Sunnah

A workers’ conference of Magura district Jamaat-e-Islami was held on 5th November 2022 with party’s central Majlish-e-Shura member and Magura district Jamaat Ameer Professor M B Baker in the chair. The program was hosted by the district secretary. Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman attended the conference virtually as the chief guest.

Jamaat Ameer said, our birthland is a blessing from Almighty Allah. Our Prophet (peace be upon Him) was born in Makkah but he had to migrate to Madina as per the instructions of Almighty Allah (swt). Almighty Allah sent His Messenger to establish the superiority of Islam above all ...

Jamaat Ameer visits 8 victim families who have lost their members in cyclone Sitrang

8 men were killed as dredgers capsized in Sadar Upazila of Patuakhali district in recent cyclone Sitrang. Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman visited their houses to console them.

At that time, Jamaat Ameer was accompanied by the party’s central executive committee member Muhammad Ijjat Ullah, Assistant Secretary General Advocate Moazzam Hossain Helal, central working committee member and Jamaat’s Dhaka city south secretary Dr. Shafiqul Islam Masud, Barisal region’s team member Maulana Fakhruddin Razi, Patuakhali district Ameer Shah Alam and other local leaders.

During the visit, Jamaat Ameer tried to know the latest situation of the victim families. He extended sympathy to ...

Dr. Shafiqur Rahman re-elected as Ameer of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s present Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has been re-elected as Ameer of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami for the second time for the session of 2023-2025 session. It should be mentioned that the members, from all over the country, participated in the process of direct voting to elect Ameer from the last 5th to the 30th of October.

A brief profile of Dr. Shafiqur Rahman is given below:
Dr. Shafiqur Rahman was born at Kulaura Upazila, in Moulivibazar District on 31st October 1958. His father was late Abru Mia and his mother was late Khatibun Nesa. His current address is located in the ...

For securing worldwide peace, there is no alternative but the comprehensive ideology of the Prophet (pbuH)

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman said Allah (Swt) taught education to the Prophet (pbuH) directly. The Prophet (pbuH) was a teacher and simultaneously an executor. Allah (Swt) says, “I have sent You with the outstanding blessing of noble character.’ Allah further says, “You will get the best ideology in the lives of the Prophet (pbuH). The life of the Prophet (pbuH) provides all solutions for human life. So, there is no alternative but the comprehensive ideology of the Prophet (pbuH) for securing worldwide peace.

Jamaat Ameer also said, Almighty Allah has saved the nobility of the Prophet’s (pbuH) character in ...

Unite the nation; the downfall of the vested forces is inevitable

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman said a suffocating situation is prevailing nationwide. All rights of the people have been seized away. In the name of justice, people are overburdened with injustice. People have no democratic rights or rights to speak. The nation is totally bankrupt. The tragedy of 28th October has been created to bring this political stalemate. Addressing the government, Jamaat Ameer said, power does not belong to anyone forever. Your time is over. Better for you to leave office without making further harm to the nation. Our fellow brothers have sacrificed their lives on 28th October without ...

The nation is to be free from misrule through massive movement

The people of Bangladesh are becoming victimized by misrule and oppression for the last decade. The nation is to be free from the ongoing tyrannical rule to facilitate development, advancement and also to bring back people’s confidence and trust. Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman said this while addressing a virtual workers’ conference arranged by Narail district Jamaat-e-Islami this morning.

Narail district Ameer and party’s central Majlish-e-Shura member Ataur Rahman Bachchu presided over the meeting which was hosted by district Secretary Maulana Obaidullah Kaisar. Jamaat’s central executive committee member and Jessore-Kushtia region’s coordinator Mobarak Hossain and former district Ameer and regional ...

Jamaat Ameer urges to hold discussion and prayer program commemorating the martyrs of 28 October, 2006

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 27 October 2022 urging to arrange discussion and prayer programs to commemorate the martyrs who had been killed brutally by the sticks and locally made other lethal weapons on 28 October of 2006 across the country.

In 2006, at the last end of the 4-party alliance government’s tenure, Awami League-led 14-party alliance created mayhem and anarchy by carrying out brutal attacks and vandalism nationwide. Jamaat-e-Islami organized a rally on the same day in the North gate premise of Baitul Mukarram. Stage construction had begun since the morning. But all ...

We have to win people’s hearts through noble characters, humanitarian services, and love

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman joined a workers’ conference virtually on 21st October. Jessore East organizational district arranged the conference which was presided over by district Ameer Master Md. Nurunnabi and hosted by district secretary Principal Maulana Abu Jafor Siddique. District’s Assistant Secretary Abdul Maleq Khan presented Darsul Quran at this conference.

Jamaat Ameer said, we have to discharge our duties with a mindset of accountability. There is no alternative but securing qualification in performing duties. We have to study more. We have to make an in-depth relationship with Allah. We have to pass the night with voluntary prayers and ...

Jamaat Ameer visits ailed Jamaat leader and former MP Maulana Farid Uddin Chowdhury

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman went to see ailed central working committee member of the party and former lawmaker Principal Maulana Farid Uddin Chowdhury at his house in Sylhet today.

At that time Jamaat Ameer prayed to Allah saying, O Allah, the Owner of the great Arsh, please send your mercy and blessing to your servant. O Allah, forgive him, bless him with the bounties of sickness, and bless him with long life.

It should be mentioned that Principal Maulana Farid Uddin Chowdhury has been suffering from critical diseases. He has received treatment in various hospitals and now he is undergoing ...

Magura district Jamaat provides financial assistance to ship capsize victim families

Magura district Jamaat-e-Islami arranged a virtual program to mark their latest effort of providing financial assistance to 6 families who have lost their near and dear ones in a ship capsize incident at Chittagong port. The program was organized in the Eid gah ground of the Mondolgati village under Polashbaria union of Muhammadpur Upazila in Magura district on 19th October. District Jamaat’s Assistant Secretary Principal Maulana Mahbubur Rahman hosted the program which was presided over by district Ameer Professor M B Baker.

Joining the program virtually Jamaat Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman said, may Allah accept all the victims of the ship ...

We want to establish a welfare state, says Dr. Shafiqur Rahman

A worker’s conference was arranged in the virtual platform by Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami Gaibandha district at 9 in the morning on Saturday. District Ameer Md. Abdul Karim presided over the program which was hosted by district Secretary Maulana Jahurul Haq. The conference was inaugurated by Shaheed Nazmus Sakib’s father Dr. Jahidul Islam.

Jamaat Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman addressed the program as the chief guest. Jamaat’s Assistant Secretary General Maulana Abdul Halim, central Majlish-e-Shura member and former central president of Islami Chhatrashibir Md. Delwar Hossain, Rangpur-Dinajpur region’s team member, and Gaibandha district’s former Ameer Dr. Abdur Rahim Sarkar addressed the program as the ...

Flood water left away, but Jamaat-e-Islami did not leave the victims yet

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has said, flood and all other natural calamities come from Allah. No danger is permanent. During the recent flood, Jamaat-e-Islami took the side of the flood victims based on the help of hundreds of thousands of noble leaders and activists of this organization. We would like to thank all of them for their sincere support and assistance. May Allah bless them all. Many solvent people, who had extended their helping hand, have left the area now as the flood water has gone away. But we are still here, by the side of the flood ...

No one can stop Jamaat from doing humanitarian and welfare activities

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman said the flood victims are our nearest people. Their sufferings know no bounds due to inadequate support from the government. Jamaat is working to facilitate the rehabilitation efforts of the flood victims. The solvent corners should come forward to make these efforts successful.

Jamaat Ameer said, since the beginning of this calamity, Jamaat had remained with the flood victims. Now the flood is over but Jamaat is still with these helpless people. The organization is working to ensure the rehabilitation of these flood victims. despite all tortures and repressions, Jamaat-e-Islami is working for the welfare ...

5 brick kiln workers dead in Rangpur lightning strike; Jamaat Ameer condoles

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following message of condolence on 11th October 2022 expressing deep shock as five workers of a brick kiln were killed and one was injured in a lightning strike in Pirganj Upazila of Rangpur this afternoon.

5 men, who were working in the kiln of Bokul Mia at the BRC intersection, were tragically killed in a lightning strike in Pirganj upazila of Rangpur this afternoon. The deceased were identified as Abdul Jalil (65), son of late Abdul Jabbar hailed from Sonatola village under Sadullapur Upazila of the Gaibandha district, Nazmul, son of Badsha, ...

Jamaat’s activities will continue to rehabilitate the flood victims

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has said, a huge number of people have been affected by the recent floods. No individual can fulfill the damage alone. Collective efforts are required. Since the beginning of the natural calamities, Jamaat-e-Islami took a stance beside of the poor and flood victims. Jamaat’s humanitarian activities will continue in the days to come.

Jamaat Ameer further said, the major portion of the society is poor and they belong to the labor community. The overall development is not possible by neglecting these people. Instead of occasional help, it would be more convenient if a means of ...

Jamaat Ameer visits the houses, which are being constructed for Sylhet flood victims

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami Bishonath Upazila unit organized a view exchanging meeting at Pratap Pur point in number two Khajanchi union under Bishonath Upazila today to mark the event as the central leaders came to visit the construction activities of these houses. Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman was present on the occasion as the chief guest.

Bishonath Upazila Jamaat Ameer Abdul Qaiyum presided over the program. Among others, Sylhet south district Ameer Principal Abdul Hannan, Secretary Nazrul Islam, Assistant secretary Maulana Faruq Ahmed, Assistant Secretary and Fenchuganj Upazila council’s former chairman Saifullah Al Hossain, Assistant Secretary and Golapganj Upazila council’s former chairman ...

Jamaat is by the side of the people in crisis and danger

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman said we are keen to establish a society based on the Quran, Sunnah, and justice. We should have a ruler who will work as the custodian of the 190 million citizens. A good reward is waiting for the just ruler whereas stern punishment is for the unjust and bad rulers. A bad ruler’s consequences will never be positive. Natural calamities take place because of our wrong deeds. We do not have funds like the government. We are here with the assistance and limited support, provided by our party leaders, activists, and well-wishers. Jamaat is ...

Extend your hand in implementing humanitarian assistance activities

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman said we are regularly receiving love, affection, tear-mixed prayers, and financial assistance from our patrons and well-wishers. And this is why, Jamaat-e-Islami has the opportunity to help the poor and helpless people. Urging to continue such assistance, Jamaat Ameer stated that with your help floor will be blossomed in your preferred garden and Bangladesh will be blessed in such a way. The Quranic rule will be established in this country and people of all classes will be able to lead a dignified life. We are struggling for bringing those golden days.

Jamaat Ameer said this ...

Jamaat Ameer meets Panchagar boat capsize victim families; provides financial assistance

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has visited the spot in Marea union under Boda Upazila of the Panchagar district where the boat capsized in the Kortoa river recently. At that time, Jamaat Ameer met 70 victim families who have lost their near and dear ones in this accident and also met the families of those messengers who are still missing. Jamaat’s Assistant Secretary General and Rangpur-Dinajpur region’s coordinator Maulana Abdul Halim and Panchagar district Ameer Iqbal Hossain accompanied the Jamaar Ameer at that time.

Jamaat Ameer said we came here out of love and affection. We cannot fulfill the vacuum ...

World renowned Islamic scholar Yusuf Al- Qaradawy dies; Jamaat Ameer condoles

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami's Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following message of condolence on 26th September 2022 at the death of world-renowned Islamic scholar Allama Dr. Yusuf Al- Qaradawy.

World renowned Islamic scholar and legendary guardian of the world islamic movement Allama Dr. Yusuf Al- Qaradawy has died today. Innalillahi wa inna ilaihi rajiun. Throughout his life, Allama Dr. Yusuf Al- Qaradawi remained a victim of repression. He was the de-facto chief advisor of Ikhwanul Muslimin. He was the author of thousands of books on various deep and life-related issues. Immediate after getting published, these books have received appreciation and popularity ...

24 drown as boat capsizes in Korotoa river in Panchagarh; Jamaat Ameer condoles

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following message of condolence on 25th September 2022 as at least 24 people drowned after a boat capsized in the Korotoa river in Panchagarh's Boda upazila this afternoon (September 25, 2022).

In the condolence message, Jamaat Ameer stated that At least 24 people drowned after a boat carrying over 100 passengers capsized in the Korotoa river in Panchagarh's Boda upazila. The engine-run boat capsized near Awalia ghat under Maria union around 1:30 pm when it was heading towards Bodeshari Hindu temple under Borososhi union. Among the deceased, there are 8 kids, 12 ...

We have to work for the public welfare; we should extend help during their crisis

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has said that we have to work for the people and extend help to those in crisis. In addition, to save them from hellfire, we have to offer them good advice and simultaneously refrain them from doing bad deeds. Only then, the greater benefit of the people will be ensured. He urged all manpower of the party to discharge this duty.

He said this while addressing the workers’ conference of the greater Faridpur region by joining virtually.

Addressing the Program as the chief guest, Jamaat Ameer further said, capitalism, communism, socialism, and other man-made doctrines failed ...

PM signs MoU with India on sharing the water of Kushiara river; Jamaat Ameer condemns

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami's Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 19th September 2022 protesting and condemning the unequal treaty regarding the water sharing of Kushiara river as the Prime Minister signed in her recent trip to India.

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has signed 7 memorandums of understanding in her recent trip to India. One of these memorandums is Kushiara river's water sharing treaty. According to the treaty, Bangladesh can collect 143 cusec water as per the approval of neighbouring India. But practically, during dry seasom, from November to February, on an average, 5295 cusec to 17650 cusec of water ...

9 killed in lightning strike while working in Sirajganj paddy field; Jamaat Ameer condoles

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 8th September 2022 expressing deep shock as 10 farmers including 3 from the same family killed by lightning in Ullapara upazila of Sirajganj on Thursday.

Jamaat Ameer stated that the lighting strike killed at least 10 agricultural workers including 3 from a single family. The deceased, including two children, collecting paddy saplings for cultivation in a field in Matikora village of Ponchokroshi union when the incident occurred. 13 people also became injured in this accident.

The injured were rushed to Ullapara Upazila Health Complex where on-duty doctor declared nine people ...

Rajshahi University Professor and Rajshahi city Jamaat leader Professor Nurul Islam dies; Jamaat Ameer condoles

Former Nayeb-e-Ameer of Rajshahi city Jamaat-e-Islami, former President of Masjid Mission Rajshahi city and Rajshahi University’s Physics department’s retired Professor Nurul Islam died of a brain stroke today 8th September at 10 am in the morning at the age of 77. Innalillahi Wa Inna Ilaihi Rajiun. He left his wife, two sons, 7 daughters, and many other relatives. His first Namaj-e-Janaja held at Uttara Sector 10 Mosque today. He will be buried in Khojapur social graveyard following his second Janaja which wull be held at the premise of Rajshahi University central mosque.

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9 people killed in Rangpur road accident; Jamaat Ameer condoles

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 5th September 2022 expressing deep condolence as nine people were killed and at least 50 were injured in a head-on collision between two buses on Rangpur-Dinajpur highway in Rangpur early today (September 5, 2022).

A head-on collision between two buses on Rangpur-Dinajpur highway near Kharubhaj Bridge in Taraganj upazila took place around 12.30 am. 5 people were killed on the spot and while 4 others died while undergoing treatment. More than 50 passengers became injured. Often, such an accident takes place due to reckless driving and lack of awareness. ...

Jamaat Ameer recalls the contributions of Shaheed Mir Quasem Ali; expressss concern over his missing son

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami's Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 3rd September, 2022 remembering the contributions of Jamaat-e-Islami's former central executive committee member, renowned businessman, social worker and media personality Mir Quasem Ali.

Mir Quasem Ali has struggled throughout his life to build a happy, prosperous and Islamic welfare state. He was the founding central President of Bangladesh IslamiChhatrashibir. He played pro-active role in establishing numerous Islamic and welfare institutions including Islami Banks, insurance, Mosques, Madrasa and etc. He has taken unique initiative to reach healthcare at the door steps of the poor people with limited cost. The people ...

We have to play a unified role to free the nation from the oppressors, says Jamaat Ameer

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman said we all have to play a unified role to free the nation from the clutches of the oppressors. We have to be proactive in materializing the ideologies of the Prophet (peace be upon Him). If we can conduct the preaching activities and the task of Iqamat-e-Deen in an organized way, then we will be able to attain success both in this world and the hereafter. We have to act like a watchman in preserving and protecting the country’s independence and people’s rights.

He said this while virtually addressing the member’s conference of Comilla south ...

Jamaat leaders and activists have to move forward despite repression and obstruction, says Jamaat Ameer

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has said, Jamaat-e-Islami has been working for the freedom and betterment of the people. But this task is not easy. There are many barriers and obstructions. However, Jamaat leaders and activists have to move forward despite repression and obstruction.

Jamaat Ameer said this while virtually addressing a members’ conference of Rajshahi city Jamaat recently. Rajshahi city Ameer Dr. Keramat Ali presided over the program which was hosted by city Secretary Emaz Uddin Mondol. Among others, central executive committee member and Rajshahi region’s coordinator Principal Muhammad Shahabuddin, Rajshahi city Nayeb-e-Ameer Principal Siddique Hossain, Advocate Abu Mohammad ...

Jamaat Ameer calls to form all-out resistance against the incumbent fascist government

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr.Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 29th August 2022 marking the International Day of the Victims of Enforced Disappearances on 30th August.

30th of August is being observed as International Day of the Victims of Enforced Disappearances. According to the statistics of various national human rights organizations and international human rights watchdogs including Human Rights Watch, since the incumbent government came to the power in 2009 to the July of 2022, the plain-cloth-dressed people, claiming themselves as law enforcers have abducted around 6 hundred people including the opposition leaders and activists and people of other professions. ...

Jamaat Ameer expresses concern about the decision of the recently held JRC meeting

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 27th August 2022 expressing deep concern over the recently held talks between India and Bangladesh in a meeting of Joint River Commission (JRC) in regards to the Kushiara and Barak rivers’ water.

“A meeting of the Joint River Commission (JRC) held in New Delhi of India. Bangladesh’s State minister and deputy minister of the Water Resources Ministry were present at the meeting. The meeting discussed the water-sharing issues of Kushiara and its origin Barak river. The meeting also expected a deal between the two countries in the upcoming month. ...

Jamaat-e-Islami Hind’s former Ameer Maulana Jalaluddin Umri dies; Jamaat Ameer condoles

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following message of condolence on 27th August 2022 at the death of former Ameer of Jamaat-e-Islami Hind Maulana Jalaluddin Ansar Umri.

Former Ameer of Jamaat-e-Islami Hind Maulana Jalaluddin Ansar Umri died in Al Shifa hospital in New Delhi on the 26th of August night. Innalillahi Wa Inna Ilaihi Rajiun. I am deeply saddened and mournful at his demise.

Maulana Jalal Uddin Ansar Umri, the veteran leader of the Islamic movement in the sub-continent, renowned Islamic scholar, and a great author, has worked throughout his life to establish Islam. He did not give up ...

We have to continue serving the helpless and impoverished people, says Dr. Shafiqur Rahman

We have to work for the benefit of the people. We have to take a stand by the side of the people in their danger period. Besides, we have to urge people to do good and keep them refraining from doing bad deeds. Then the welfare and prosperity of the people will be ensured. All manpower should perform such duties sincerely.

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahma has said this while addressing a leadership conference organized by Faridpur district Jamaat in a local auditorium today.

He further said, we have to be firm despite all dangers, barriers, and obstructions. The prophets and ...

Jamaat leaders and activists should play the role of the safeguard to protect country’s independence and sovereignty, says Dr. Shafiqur Rahman

Kushtia district Jamaat-e-Islami arranged a leadership conference with the leaders of the district and Upazila level leaders. Kushtia district Jamaat Ameer Principal Khandaker AKM Ali Muhsin presided over the program which was hosted by district Secretary Maulana Abul Hashem. Jamaat Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman attended the program as the chief guest.

Central executive committee member Mubarak Hossain addressed the program as the special guest. Regional team members, district Nayeb-e-Ameer Professor Forhad Hossain and Shahjahan Ali addressed the program.

Jamaat Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman said our life is not for consumption; rather it is made for sacrifice. Islam is for the valiant martyrs ...

Maulana Shamsul Islam re-arrested; Jamaat Ameer condemns

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 24th August 2022 protesting and condemning the re-arrest of Jamaat’s Nayeb-e-Ameer and former MP Maulana ANM Shamsul Islam.

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Nayeb-e-Ameer and former MP Maulana ANM Shamsul Islam has secured bail in all cases from the Apex court. On 24th August, just prior to getting released, he was shown arrested in another false case with Patia Police station. By taking such steps, the government made severe oppression against Maulana ANM Shamsul Islam. He has been suffering from critical diseases. By keeping him detained, the government has intervened in his ...

The nation wants to get rid of the tyrannical government, says Dr. Shafiqur Rahman

The nation wants to get free from the clutches of autocratic and tyrannical government. But to do so, all the patriotic forces and the people of different views and opinions should be united.

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman said this while addressing a leadership conference today. Chuadanga district Jamaat-e-Islami arranged the program.

District Ameer Anwarul Haque Malik presided over the program. Among others, central executive committee member and Zonal coordinator Mobarak Hossain and central organizing secretary Maulana Azizur Rahman addressed the program.

Dr. Shafiqur Rahman said the leaders and activists of the Islamic movement should place their all expectations and prayers to ...

Our struggle is not political; it is a fight between the Islamic and patriotic forces and the establishments- says Dr. Shafiqur Rahman

As a part of the party’s social welfare activities, Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has handed over financial assistance for the second time to the principals of 24 flood-affected Qawmi Madrasa, situated in Sylhet district town, Kompaniganj, Goainghat, Jointapur, Kanaighat, and Jokeyganj.

Jamaat Ameer at that time visted 5 Madrasas of Sylhet Sadar, 5 Madrasa of Kanaighat Upazila, one Madrasa of Kanaighat municipality, 5 Madrasa of Jointapur Upazila, 3 of Goaighat Upazila, two Madrasa of Jokeyganj Upazila and 3 flood-affected Madrasa of Kompaniganj Upazila. During this visit, Jamaat Ameer exchanged views with the Madrasa principals and teachers. Jamaat Ameer also ...

5 dead as a viaduct falls on car from crane; 6 killed in old Dhaka plastic factory fire; Jamaat Ameer condoles

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following message of condolence on 15th August 2022 expressing deep condolence as 5 people were crushed to death after a segment of a viaduct meant for the Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) project fell from a crane on a car in Dhaka’s Uttara and another 6 more killed in the fire incident that took place in polythene factory in Chawkbazar of the capital Dhaka.

“A segment of a viaduct meant for the Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) project fell from a crane on a car in Dhaka’s Uttara this afternoon. 5 of the 6 ...

Only Almighty Allah’s rule can ensure people’s salvation and welfare, says Dr. Shafiqur Rahman

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has said, Allah has created human beings as the best living creatures. To make human beings superior, He also bestowed some noble qualities on them. One of such features is to seek others’ benefit. Allah wants His dearest servants by the side of the helpless people in danger. This is the work for humanity. But no individual can do it perfectly, rather state patronization is required. We need that power to continue these jobs. Besides, we have to stop all bad deeds and irregularities. But to do so, we need courage and strong faith.

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Jamaat Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman stands beside flood-affected Qawmi Madrasa

On last 7th, 8th and 9th August, Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami's Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has visited 43 flood-affected Kawmi Madrasa located in Sylhet district's Sadar, kompaniganj, Goyainghat, Jointapur and Kanaighat Upazila. He also provided financial assistance to the principals and super of these Madrasa on behalf of the organisation.

At that time, Jamaat Ameer visited Rajargaon madrasa of Sylhet district sadar, Kolabari Madrasa of Kompaniganj Upazila, Fatehpur Madrasa of Goainghat upazila, Kashimul Ulum Noyagram Madrasa of Jointapur Upazila, and Rajaganj and Soripara Mohius Sunnah Madrasa of Kanaighat upazila and talked to the Madrasa authorities and students.

Jamaat Ameer at that time said, I ...

Repeal the fuel price hike decision; release detained leaders, activists, and religious scholars, Dr. Shafiqur Rahman

*The nation to be rescued through a unified movement

A meeting of the central executive committee of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami was held on 10th August with party Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman in the chair.

In the meeting, Jamaat Ameer highlighted the country's ongoing economic and political situation and said the country's financial condition is getting worse. Under such circumstances, the government has pushed the nation towards a deep crisis by increasing fuel prices irratpricesly. When fuel price is being decreased globally, the Bangladesh government increased the price at that time. The minister said, when Bangladesh will collect fuel at a low price from ...

The incident of Karbala teaches us to fight against injustice and falsehood uncompromisingly, says Dr. Shafiqur Rahman

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 8th August 2022 on the eve of the 10th of Muharram, the Ashura Day.

I am urging my fellow countrymen to observe this day by performing prayers and rituals and simultaneously by making a vow to launch a struggle in order to free the nation from misrule defying the path of compromise.

To Muslims around the globe, the day of Ashura is very significant. On this day, Almighty Allah gave victory to Prophet Moses (A) in his fight against tyrant Pharaoh and his evil forces. Besides, historical books also referred ...

The religious personnel should lead the movement of establishing Islam, says Jamaat Ameer

The Alem or religious scholars are the biggest blessings to the nation. So, they should understand the weight of this blessing. Their prime responsibility is to work toward establishing Islam. Almighty Allah sent the prophets to meet this target. The religious scholars are the inheritor of that tradition. They are already leading Mihrab and minbar and we are expecting them to lead the nation. Only then, the true spirit of this blessing would be reflected properly.

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman said this while addressing a conference of the religious personnel and scholars on 5th August. Narshingdi district Jamaat-e-Islami organized ...

Jamaat Ameer puts emphasis on maintaining an oath-bound life; efforts of establishing an Islamic welfare state should be continued

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami Dhaka city North and Dhaka city south organized a day-long workshop with the former members of the Islamic student movement on 5th August. Jamaat’s central executive committee member and party’s central publicity affairs secretary Matiur Rahman Akanda hosted the program. Jamaat Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman addressed the program as the chief guest.

The program began with the inaugural speech of Jamaat’s Acting Secretary General Maulana ATM Masum. Among others, Jamaat’s central executive committee member Saiful Alam Khan Milon, Assistant Secretary Maulana Abdul Halim, central executive committee member, and central publicity secretary Matiur Rahman Akanda, Dhaka city south Ameer Nurul ...

Bangladesh has lost its path; We have to bring that path back through unified struggle; says Dr. Shafiqur Rahman

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has said, our beloved birthland is not well now. It has lost its path and now we have to make a united struggle to bring that back. Coming to office in 2009, Awami League has destroyed and weakened all institutions and made the country a subservient state. He said this while addressing a workshop as the chief guest. The workshop was partcipated by Chittagong region’s thana/Upazila level leaders.

Following the voter-less election of 2014 and another farcical election of 2018, the government has seized people’s voting rights and made this country almost a failure state. ...

11 dead as train hits microbus at rail crossing in Chattogram; Jamaat Ameer condoles

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following message of condolence on 29th July 2022 expressing deep shock at the tragic accident as at least 11 tourists died and 7 others have been critically injured while a train hit a microbus at a rail crossing in Mirshorai of Chattogram today.

The incident occurred around 1:45 pm in the Borotakiya area of Mirsharai. The microbus tried to cross the rail crossing forcefully, ignoring the gateman's request, when the train hit the vehicle, leaving 11 people dead on the spot. The deceased were on their way back after visiting Khaiyachhara waterfall ...

Jamaat Ameer urges all to engage in all-out efforts with a vow to establish Deen Islam

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has said, Qurbani is not a ritual of sacrificing animals only. Rather, its main lesson is to attain Taqwa by restraining the animal-like instinct within ourselves. It is stated in the holy Quran, “Certainly my prayer, my sacrifice, my life, my death and everything is only for Allah, who is the ultimate controller of the Universe. (Sura An’am: Verse 162). So, the main purpose of the Qurbani is to attain salvation both in this world and the hereafter by reflecting on the lesson of this great event.

Jamaat Ameer said this while addressing a post-Eid ...

Central working committee expresses concern over the price hike of the essentials

A meeting of the central working committee of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami was held on 23rd July 2022 with party’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman in the chair. The meeting adopted the following proposal expressing deep concern over the severe public suffering due to abnormal price hikes of the essentials.

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s central working committee is observing with deep concern that, the general people are experiencing unbearable suffering due to abnormal price hikes of the essentials. The price has been increasing on regular basis for the last couple of months. Most of the necessary items have gone already beyond people’s reach.

People’s suffering knows no ...

Dr. Shafiqur Rahman distributes rehabilitation materials among flood victims of Habiganj

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman distributed tins and clothes among the flood victims of Azmiriganj, Shibpasha, and Baniachong under Habiganj district this morning. He also declared a special package to repair the Azmiriganj Upazila mosque which has been damaged by the recent flood.

During these occasions, Dr. Shafiqur Rahman said, dangers come from Almighty Allah and He is the alone to rescue people from such calamity. So, we have to seek His blessing more during the period of danger and crisis. He said we have come here by the grace of Almighty Allah with our limited capacity. I am praying ...

Government increases the price of medicines abnormally; Jamaat’s central working committee expresses concern

A meeting of the central working committee of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami was held on 23rd July 2022 with its Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman in the chair. The working committee adopted the following proposal expressing deep concern over the recent price hike of the medicines.

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s central working committee has been observing with great concern that the government has increased the price of frequently used medicines of 53 brands under 20 generics and caused huge suffering to the people.

Severe corruption and money embezzlement are going on in the medical sector of Bangladesh. Public hospitals are harassing people in the name of treatment. ...

Most affected flood victims will get our support first, says Dr. Shafiqur Rahman

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman said, our party colleagues have taken a stance by the side of the flood victims since the onset of the recent disastrous flood. Still, we are trying to support them with our maximum support and will continue to do so, Insha Allah. We did not have any shortage of sincerity, but we had limitations of items. So, we could not reach you on time. We are sorry for that and expect that Almighty Allah will forgive us as well.

Jamaat Ameer said, our capacity is limited. It is easier to provide food but rehabilitation is ...

Jamaat Ameer reiterates the demand for holding fair and credible election under a neutral government

A meeting of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s central working committee was held on 23rd July 2022 with Jamaat Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman in the chair. At this meeting, Jamaat Ameer upheld the country’s existing situation and said,

“At present, Bangladesh is experiencing a critical situation. The government has been continuing its repression and crackdown to subdue the dissident voices. The government, in particular, carried out the worst ever oppression against Jamaat-e-Islami. Leaders, activists even well-wishers are not spared from such torture and persecution. However, despite all these obstructions, Jamaat has been continuing its regular activities.

Amid such a repressive situation, the last national election ...

The incumbent government is not sincere to hold a free, fair, and credible election

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman said the people of the country want the next parliamentary election to be held under a neutral government. We are observing that, if the environment is not suitable for such an environment, the countrymen will not let anybody to arrange another farcical election. If the government thinks of holding elections without the public mandate, the people will dethrone them from power through a mass movement.

Dr. Shafiqur Rahman said this while addressing a two two-day-long workshop arranged by the Chittagong region Jamaat-e-Islami. The workshop was organized with the working committee members of Chittagong city, Chittagong ...

Jamaat Ameer visits and consoles the victims’ families of tragic road accident

At least 10 people from Khaja market area from Joyertek of 11 Number wards of Konabari Thana under Gazipur district were killed tragically on their way to visit the Padma bridge and Kuakata sea beach. On 21st July Thursday at 12 at noon, a bus and microbus collided in Shikarpur area in Uzirpur Upazila of Barisal district. 6 people were instantly killed on the spot. The rest of the 4 is still in critical condition. This accident created a mournful and melancholy environment across the area.

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman visited the mournful families in Konabari of Gazipur at ...

Jamaat Ameer consoles three mournful families; offers prayers for the deceased

On 19th July evening, Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman went to the ancestral house of Thakurgaon district’s former Jamaat Ameer, noted religious scholar Maulana Abdul Mazid Rahimullah, located in Kaharol Upazila under Dinajpur district. He talked to the mournful families and consoled them. He also visited the grave of late Maulana Abdul Mazid and offered prayed seeking blessing and salvation for his departed soul.

Visited the grave of late Taiyeba Khatun

On 19th July evening, Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman visited the grave of late Taiyeba Khatun, mother of Dhaka city South Jamaat’s Assistant Secretary and former central President of ...

The government cannot sustain by using administration if the people become united, says Jamaat Ameer

This government has failed to become our government. Their luxurious lifestyle and tendency of forgetting Allah is the main reason behind the collapse. We have to be by the side of the people. The government has become disconnected from the people. The right to have power never be attained if an authority to help victims in danger. We have to seek Almighty Allah’s help on all occasions. The people have taken preparation to bid farewell to the incumbent undemocratically elected government. So, the government cannot sustain itself by using administration if the people become united.

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Jamaat Ameer launches house repairing and construction item distribution program for flood victims

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami organized the programs for providing assistance in order to repair and construct the houses of the flood victims in Dimla and Joldhaka Upazila under Nilphamari district, Aditmari Upazila under Lalmonirhat district, and Fulbari and Rajarhat Upazila under Kurigram district and Kaonia of Rangpur district today. Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman launched the program today. The program has been initiated as a part of Jamaat’s ongoing program under its rehabilitation program in flood-affected areas.

Jamaat Ameer was present in the program of aforesaid 4 spots and distributed tins and other house repairing items among the flood victims on 18th ...

Political instability and anarchy are destroying the entire social system, says Dr. Shafiqur Rahman

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has said that around 40 million people of 12 districts have been affected severely by the recent flood. So, we could not enjoy the festivity of Eid-ul-Azha properly this time.

During this critical condition, Jamaat-e-Islami has rushed to the people with its highest capacity. On this Eid, Almighty Allah gave us the opportunity to sacrifice animals. But along with this apparent sacrifice, we have to sacrifice the negativities from our mind as well. Through the sacrificing incident of Prophet Ibrahim (A), we came to know the true identity of the Muslims. Bangladesh is crossing a ...

The most affected victims will get Jamaat’s assistance on a priority basis, says Dr. Shafiqur Rahman

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman said, since the beginning of the flood, our fellow brothers took the side of the flood victims. Still, we are with the victims with our maximum capacity. Initially, there was no gap with our intention but had suffered from the inadequacy of items. So, we could not reach all at the beginning. We are seeking forgiveness. May Allah forgive us all. We have tried our best. However, we could not assist the 33 lakh people of the Sunamganj district. In our human assistance program, there was no discrimination. We made no differences irrespective of ...

Jamaat Ameer distributes foods and gift items among flood victims of Balaganj Upazila under Sylhet district

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman said Almighty Allah assisted His favorite servants in conducting humanitarian activities. We believe that we are getting Allah’s blessing in every moment and as such we are expressing our deep gratitude to Him. This time flood has begun on the 16th of June and the northern part of Sylhet and Sunamganj were devastated by this natural catastrophe. Almighty Allah blesses Sunamganj to produce 26 percent of the total food crops of this country. So, we are realizing that the impact of this flood will not cause a crisis only for Sunamganj, but for the whole ...

Jamaat Ameer continues to distribute food and gift items among Sylhet flood victims for consecutive 4th Day

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman said, Human beings should serve other humans- such spirit originated from the holy Quran. Almighty Allah said, You are the best of peoples, evolved for mankind, enjoining what is right, forbidding what is wrong, and believing in Allah. (Sura Imran: Verse 110) This task is not easy. We have to struggle and face obstruction and intimidation from the evil forces. To overcome such barriers, we have to be stronger in faith. He is a better human being who serves people in crisis. We are not able to remove public suffering. But at least we ...

Jamaat Ameer distributes food and other gift items among Golapganj Upazila’s flood victims

It is our religious obligation to stand by the side of the people in this critical condition. You have the right to receive services from the people of Bangladesh. But as I have hailed from this land, so you have more rights to me. We saw the severity of this flood. We met a mother who had lost her son during this calamity. The recent flood made a disastrous impact on the people of this region. Water has entered the house of the locals. People had no shelter.

Everybody burst into tears losing their near and dear ones and other belongings. ...

Jamaat-e-Islami forms a fund of 5 crore taka for the rehabilitation activities in flood-affected areas

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman on 12th July 2022 has announced a fund of 5 crore taka for the rehabilitation procedures in flood-affected areas.

In this regard, Jamaat Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman said that from 16-17th June, several districts of the north-eastern and northern part of Bangladesh were severely affected by the disastrous flood. By the grace of Almighty Allah, the situations in these areas have improved a bit. But the damages and losses, caused by this flood are unimaginable. Only Allah can manage such losses. We are seeking His blessings and mercy for the helpless flood victims. May Allah ...

Jamaat Ameer distributes food and other gift items among flood victims of Kompanyganj area of Sylhet district

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman said that massive losses occurred in the recent flood. No human being or government has the ability to manage it. Only Almighty Allah can make it possible. The government has some responsibilities in this regard so we do. We want the government to do its duties. They have to be accountable before Almighty Allah for their failures. But we are here from a humanitarian organization. Our party wants to bring a quality change in this country. We want to establish a society, free from crimes. We want the people to live in dignity. This ...

Jamaat Ameer celebrates Eid-ul-Adha with the flood affected Sunamganj inhabitants

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has said, the recently held one of the most disastrous flood incident was a solid test for the faithful and believers. Crises and dangers come from Almighty Allah. The believer’s obligation is to hold patience and have full confidence upon Allah. They should look for fogiveness for their sins and simultaneously will seek His assistance. We have been trying to serve the flood victims with our leaders and activists.

May Allah forgive our shortcomings and limitations while discharing these activities. He said this while addressing different Eid gatherings in various places of Sunamganj district.

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Jamaat Ameer greets the countrymen on the occasion of Eid-ul-Adha

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 7th July, 2022 extending greetings to the fellow countrymen on the occasion of holy Eid-ul-Adha.

The occasion of Eid-ul-Adha, enriched with the memories and lessons of Hazrat Ibrahim (A) is to be celebrated shortly. Eid-ul-Adha inspires us to offer more sacrifice and dedication. It instills the spirit of sacrificing everything for attaining the satisfaction of Almighty Allah. This occasion also motivates us to establish a just society free from social discrimination and exploitation. We have to follow and comply with Islam wholeheartedly at all stages of life with the ...

Jamaat Ameer demands release of detained party leaders, activists and renowned Islamic scholars prior to Eid-ul-Azha

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 4th July 2022 demanding the release of all the detained leaders and activists and noted religious scholars including Jamaat’s Nayeb-e-Ameer and former lawmaker Allama Delawar Hossain Sayedee, Assistant Secretary General ATM Azharul Islam, former MP Principal Maulana Abdul Khaleq Mondol, Nayeb-e-Ameer, and former MP Maulana ANM Shamsul Islam, Secretary General and former MP Professor Mia Golam Porwar, Assistant Secretary General Maulana Rafiqul Islam Khan and Chittagong city Jamaat’s Nayeb-e-Ameer and former MP Shahjahan Chowdhury prior to Eid-ul-Azha.

In the statement, he further said, Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Nayeb-e-Ameer, world renowned religious ...

Jamaat-e-Islami forms fund for flood-affected family’s potential students

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami has decided to provide financial assistance to the students of those families who have been affected by the disastrous flood of this year, particularly to the SSC, Dakhil or equivalent examinees. Initially, Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami has formed a special fund of 55 lakh taka to meet the purpose.

Jamaat Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman in this regard stated, “It is highly required now to provide financial assistance to the students of those families who have been affected by the disastrous flood of this year, particularly to the SSC, Dakhil or equivalent examinees. They are the future of the nation. We all ...

Jamaat Amee distributes food packet gifts among flood victims in Habiganj district

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has said, “There is no doubt about the massive damage caused by the flood this time. 13 districts of the country are flood affected. 3 more districts are yet to visit. While visiting the flood-affected areas, it was tough to control tears after watching the unbearable sufferings of the victims. Allah bestows tests on someone to assess their patience; it is also a test for his fellow brothers to judge whether he comes in to assist them or not. Jamaat-e-Islami is a victim organization. Around 12 thousand cases have been filed against 13 lakh ...

Dangers and crises come from Allah as tests and tribulations; it helps to know the nearest one

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman stated that the worst ever flood has come for the believers as a test. It will be tough to overcome the losses of lives and properties. But to turn around, the government and the affluent quarters should make combined efforts. Despite being an oppressed organization, Jamaat has taken a stance on the side of the flood victims. Jamaat’s leaders and activists rushed to the flood-affected area of Sylhet and Sunamganj districts. I would like to thank all Jamaat people and other people who have been helping the flood victims. May Allah bless you all.

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We came here to serve you as a part of our responsibilities as human beings- Dr. Shafiqur Rahman

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman visited various flood-affected areas of Sunamganj district today including district’s Jamalganj Upazila’s Bhimkhali union’s Jallabaj village and Dhormopasha Upazila’s Noagaon village and distributed food and other gift items among the flood victims.

At that time Jamaat Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman said, all praises to Almighty Allah. Almighty Allah created human beings just to worship Him. So, we will praise him and worship time throughout our lives. Dangers and crises come from Allah. People are entirely responsible for these trials and tribulations. We all are sinners. Allah bestows such danger upon us to check our patience. ...

Fear of Allah and love for humanity encourage us to work for the helpless people, says Dr. Shafiqur Rahman

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahma has distributed foods and gift items among the flood victims of the Sunamganj district. On the 26th of June, Jamaat Ameer visited the flood-affected area of Islampur union, Doara Bazar Sadar union, and Mannargaon union and distributed food and other necessary items among the victims.

Jamaat Ameer further said, we have not come here to give you relief; rather we came here with love and empathy. It was our duty to take care of you by visiting your homes. But we cannot do that due to time shortages. We are sorry for that. Jamaat-e-Islami has ...

Jamaat Ameer demands immediate release of the political prisoners and religious scholars

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 25th June 2022 marking the UN International Day in Support of Victims of Torture on 26 June.

“The incumbent government has been continuing repression and torture against the citizens of the country, particularly against the opposition leaders and activists in various ways. The authority has put the dissident voices into prison for years without any trial procedure. General masses are not secured anymore. They are imprisoning hundreds of noted religious scholars in connection with false cases. In recent times, the countrymen became shocked to see the insulting and humiliating ...

Jamaat wants to ensure due rights for every citizen, says Dr. Shafiqur Rahman

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has said, just yesterday this place was dry but today everything has been destroyed by flood water. We have no capacity to remove your sufferings. But amid such a tough situation, the way you expressed gratitude to Almighty Allah, I am praying to Allah so that He becomes pleased with you. May Allah bestow mercy upon you, and bless you with long life. We did not come here to distribute relief. Rather we have come here to see you. The items, which we brought here, are not relief items. You are our dearest people. ...

Jamaat-e-Islami is working hard to lessen the suffering of the flood victims, Dr. Shafiqur Rahman

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has visited the flood-affected areas of Rajibpur Upazila under Kurigram district on 22nd June morning. At that time, he distributed relief among the flood victims.

Addressing the gathering, Jamaat Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman said, Sylhet, Sunamganj, and several northern districts including Kurigram have been hit by the severe flood. This time flood caused major damage to public life and properties, including their domestic animals, cattle, and crops. The victims are running here and there in search of shelter and food. A severe humanitarian crisis has been created in these areas.

He said, “We came here not ...

More than 1000 people killed in Afghanistan Earthquake; Jamaat Ameer condoles

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following message of condolence on 22nd June 2022 as at least 1000 people have been killed and more than 1500 people became injured during a massive earthquake in Paktika, the Eastern province of Afghanistan.

I am expressing deep shock and sorrow as more than one thousand people have been killed and over 1500 people became injured during a massive earthquake in Paktika, the Eastern province of Afghanistan. The casualties of the earthquake and losses of properties are unprecedented and will be difficult to overcome. I am praying to Almighty Allah seeking blessing ...

Jamaat is by the side of the flood victims of Sylhet in their critical moments, says Dr. Shafiqur Rahman

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman said Jamaat has been working for the people in all disasters. Jamaat is trying to serve the Sylhet residents in the current flood situation as well. We are not allowed to stay at home, not to communicate with people; rather we have to go through torture, repression and imprisonment, and execution. But by carrying out such oppression, they will not be able to refrain us from working for humanity. Despite all limitations and barriers, Jamaat has extended its hands of cooperation to the flood victims. The affluent corners of society should come forward in ...

Jamaat is by the side of the flood victims of Sylhet in their critical moments, says Dr. Shafiqur Rahman

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman said Jamaat has been working for the people in all disasters. Jamaat is trying to serve the Sylhet residents in the current flood situation as well. We are not allowed to stay at home, not to communicate with people; rather we have to go through torture, repression and imprisonment, and execution. But by carrying out such oppression, they will not be able to refrain us from working for humanity. Despite all limitations and barriers, Jamaat has extended its hands of cooperation to the flood victims. The affluent corners of society should come forward in ...

Instead of staying at home, Jamaat leaders and activists must stand by the side of flood victims

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has said, a severe catastrophe has been created in Sylhet. The Sylhet residents never witnessed such calamity before. Due to the overflow of water, the entire Sylhet is deprived of power, network, and gas supply. Shops are closed in many places. Flow from the upper stream and torrential rains have caused a disastrous situation in Sylhet and Sunamganj districts. Almost all parts of Sylhet city are submerged by water.

He further said Jamaat has allocated 50 lakh taka for the Sylhet flood victims. It will be extended gradually. Jamaat will conduct relief operations by forming ...

Jamaat leaders and manpower actively stand beside the Sylhet flood victims, says Jamaat Ameer

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman, Acting Secretary General Maulana ATM Masum, and the central delegates have witnessed the worsening flood condition of Sylhet around the day. They visited the severely affected areas and distributed relief among the victims.

Jamaat Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman distributed reliefs at Sylhet Sadar’s Sonatola, Bolaura, Badaghat Model High school shelter center, 39 ward’s Rashidia Madrasa shelter center, and Tukerbazar area. Jamaat’s Assistant Secretary General Advocate Ahasanul Mahabub Zubzyer, Sylhet city Ameer Muhammad Fakhrul Islam, Sylhet north organizational district’s Nayeb-e-Ameer Syed Faizullah Bahar, Assistant Secretary Maulana Islam Uddin, Sadar thana Jamaat Ameer Sultan Khan, Jalalabad thana ...

The government is pushing the country towards critical condition, says Dr. Shafiqur Rahman

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman stated that, although different international and national human rights organizations have expressed concern about the absence of human rights, freedom of speech, and naked interference in the democratic rights, the government is paying no heed to such issues. Their fascist activities are increasing alarmingly. Overall, the government is pushing the nation toward a critical condition. We all have gathered in the Islamic movement with a dream of victory. Our ultimate destination is Jannah. On its way, sacrificing limbs, and organs are temporary barriers. We are keen to reach our target with all such barriers ...

Jamaat declares 50 lakh taka flood assistance for flood victims; urges government to launch relief and rescue operations

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 17th June 2022 urging to extend all-out assistance to the flood victims of Sylhet, Sunamganj, Kurigram, and Lalmonirhat districts.

“The devastating flood severely affects millions of people in Sylhet and Sunamganj districts. Such a water flow of water and severity is unprecedented. I am humbly seeking Almighty Allah’s help and blessing for the flood victims.

Within one and half months, Sylhet and Sunamganj districts are facing the severity of flood once again. Sylhet residents can hardly remind any such flood in their lifetime. The highway and rivers all apparently become ...

Gazipur city Jamaat Ameer S M Sanaullah dies; Jamaat Ameer condoles

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s central working committee member and Gazipur city Jamaat Ameer Principal S M Sanaullah has been going through treatment as he had been suffering from colon cancer. He died on 7th June 00:53 am at the age of 53. Innalillahi Wa Inna Ilaihi Rajiun. He has left his wife, one son, two daughters and many other relatives. His first Namaj-e-Janaja was held at 7.30 am at the premise of Tamirul Millat Kamil Madrasa, second Janaja at 9,30 am in Gazipur Dakhin Chayabithi society school ground, third Namaj-e-Janaja at his own institution Baitul Ulum Madrasa and 4th and last Janaja ...

Jamaat Ameer condemns BJP leader's derogatory remarks against Prophet Muhammad (pbuH)

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami's Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 7th June 2022 protesting and condemning India’s ruling BJP leader's derogatory remarks against holy Prophet Muhammad (pbuH).

In recent times, India’s ruling BJP leaders have made derogatory remarks against holy Prophet Muhammad (pbuH) while attending a television talkshow which is really unfortunate and regrettable. It is a direct blow against religious sentiment. By such comments, they have hurt the hearts of the people. We are condemning and protesting such remarks.

Any people has the right to exercise his/her religion and rituals. No religion encouraged its followers to make foul or ...

Jamaat Ameer visits Sitakunda’s blaze spot and BM container depot; Visits fire victims in different hospitals

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has instantly visited the spot of Chittagong district’s Sitakunda Upazila and BM container depot which came under unprecedented blaze on 5th June. Jamaat Ameer witnessed the severity of the fire incident directly. Then, he visited several hospitals in port city Chittagong to see the fire victims, spent some time over there, consoled them, and prayed for their quick recovery. He also provided them with some financial assistance. At that time, Jamaat’s Assistant Secretary General and Chittagong city Ameer Muhammad Shahjahan accompanied the Jamaat Ameer.

During the visit, Jamaat Ameer said, I was watching the incidents ...

Secretary General shown arrested for the third time; Jamaat Ameer condemns; demands immediate release

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 1st June 2022 protesting and condemning the incident of showing Jamaat’s Secretary General and former MP Professor Mia Golam Porwar arrested for consecutive third times even after the High Court granted bail in all cases.

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Secretary General and former member of parliament Professor Mia Golam Porwar was arrested on 6th September of 2021. He was shown arrested in a political case and subsequently sent to jail. Later, he was granted bail and he was shown arrested in two other cases in order to prolong his imprisonment. ...

Jamaat Ameer visits the flood-affected area of Sylhet’s Biyanibazar; distributes relief

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman visited the flood-affected area of Sylhet district’s Biyanibazar Upazila’s number one Alinagar union on 22nd May Sunday. During the visit, Jamaat Ameer expressed his concern over the deteriorating flood condition.

Jamaat Ameer said, as faithful servants of Almighty Allah, it is our duty and obligation to take a stand by the side of the flood victims. Islam is the religion of humanity. Muslims are fellow brothers. Irrespective of religion and political differences, Jamaat had been by the side of the helpless people always and will be insha Allah. It is Islam’s moral teaching to serve ...

Combined efforts are required to tackle the ongoing humanitarian crisis, says Jamaat Ameer

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has said, the humanitarian crisis has been created centering the sudden flood in Sylhet and Sunamganj districts. We have to facilitate combined efforts to tackle the ongoing humanitarian crisis. We should sincerely believe that dangers and crises come from Almighty Allah. So, we have to seek forgiveness for our deeds. We also need to come forward to serve the flood-affected people. We are weak; even though we came here to take by your side as much as we can. Irrespective of political identity and other divisions, people must come together to help the flood ...

Fair election is not possible under Awami League government, says Jamaat Ameer

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Rangpur-Dinajpur region organized a two-day long workshop on the virtual platform on 20th and 21st May with the district/city working committee members. Jamaat’s Assistant Secretary General and regional coordinator Maulana Abdul Halim presided over the program. Central organizing secretary Maulana Momtaz Uddin hosted the program. Jamaat Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman addressed the program as the chief guest.

Dr. Shafiqur Rahman said Jamaat was established to meet the challenge of the century. Many the veteran leaders are not among us today. Repression, murder, false cases, and imprisonment have become a regular phenomenon in this country. Public voices are subdued. Pens ...

Jamaat members should play a pivotal role to establish Deen Islam, says Dr. Shafiqur Rahman

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman attended a training session of male and female members on last 13th May, 2022 in a local auditorium in Rajshahi with Rajshahi city Ameer and Jamaat’s central working committee member Dr. Keramat Ali in the chair. Jamaat’s Nayeb-e-Ameer and former lawmaker Professor Mujibur Rahman also addressed the program as the special guest.

Rajshahi city Jamaat’s Acting Secretary Principal Mahbubul Ahsan Bulbul hosted the program. Among others, Jamaat’s central executive committee member and Dhaka city South Ameer Nurul Islam Bulbul, Jamaat’s central working committee member and Khulna region’s coordinator Muhaddith Abdul Khaleq, Rajshahi city Nayeb-e-Ameer and ...

Fair, credible election under non-party government has become a public demand says Jamaat Ameer

Fair, credible election under a non-party government has become a public demand. As such all-out movement should be launched to press the demand of forming a non-party government in order to hold the next election under a non-party government. Everyone should play an active role in this movement.

BangladeshJamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman said this while addressing a daylong workshop with the Bogra district’s working committee members in a local auditorium on 15th May. Jamaat’s Assistant Secretary General and Bogra region’s acting coordinator Maulana Abdul Halim presided over the program.

He further said, the incumbent election commission is another choice and subservient ...

Jamaat Ameer urges party leaders and activists to get prepared for upcoming struggle and movement with the spirit of patience, courage, sacrifice and dedication

A leadership conference was held in Magura in a local complex on 12th May 2022 with district Ameer Professor MB Baker in the chair. Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman was present in the program as the chief guest. Central executive committee member and Jessor-Kustia region’s coordinator Mobarak Hossain attended the program as the special guest.

District Secretary Professor Sayeed Ahmed Bachchu hosted the conference. Former district Ameer Abdul Matin and leaders of district and sub-district levels were present at the conference.

Addressing the program as the chief guest, Dr. Shafiqur Rahman urged the Jamaat leaders and activists to get prepared for ...

Jamaat Ameer urges public representatives to act sincerely and ethically

A workshop was held on last 13th May with the newly elected Union Council chairman. Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami Rangpur-Dinajpur region has arranged this workshop. Jamaat-e-Islami’s Assistant Secretary General Maulana Abdul Halim presided over the program while central working committee member and regional team member Professor Mahbubur Rahman Belal hosted the event. Jamaat Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman addressed the program by using a virtual platform as the chief guest. Among others, Jamaat’s central executive committee member and central election committee secretary Principal Md. Ijjat Ullah, Chirir Bandar Upazila council’s former chairman and regional team member Maulana Abdul Khaleq, team member Advocate Abdul ...

Al Jazeera reporter Shireen Abu Akleh killed by Israeli forces; Jamaat Ameer condemns

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 13th May 2022 protesting and condemning the murder of Al Jazeera’s journalist Shireen Abu Akleh in the occupied West Bank by the Israeli forces.

Israeli forces have shot dead Al Jazeera’s journalist Shireen Abu Akleh in the occupied West Bank. On 11th May, Israeli soldiers conducted a raid in Jenin city. Abu Akleh was there to cover the story and at that time, the Israeli soldiers shot at her head. By continuing such murder, Israeli forces wanted to subdue the voice of the media. This murder incident also demonstrated ...

Jamaat leaders should play a proactive role to bring significant changes in the society, says Jamaat Ameer

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has said, training is very important for personal success and development. We will be able to fulfill our shortages and simultaneously increase our skill and quality. Almighty Allah bestows the blessing of leadership upon skilled and qualified people. We want to bring positive changes to Bangladesh. But to do so, we have to change ourselves first. We have to be prepared mentally to ensure such personal development. He urges the party leaders to play a pivotal role in order to alter the disturbing trends of society.

He said this while addressing a leadership workshop, organized ...

Jamaat Ameer recalls the contributions of former Ameer Shaheed Maulana Nizami

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 9th May 2022 remembering the contributions of the Jamaat-e-Islami’s former Ameer, world-renowned religious scholar, former minister and former member of Parliament Shaheed Maulana Matiur Rahman Nizami.

“Shaheed Maulana Matiur Rahman Nizami is a known figure to the people of this country. He was a religious scholar and Islamic thinker. Honesty, quality, humbleness, and generosity have uplifted him in an extraordinary position. Since his youth, based on his quality he led his contemporaries in various aspects. From the onset of his student life, he was involved with preaching Islamic ideology ...

Jamaat Ameer greets the countrymen on the occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 29th April 2022 extending greetings to the fellow countrymen on the occasion of holy Eid-ul-Fitr.

The month of Ramadan, in which the Holy Quran has been revealed, is bidding farewell to us. Eid-ul-Fitr is approaching following a month-long training of exercising Almighty Allah’s directives in our personal, social, and national lives and also aboutbecoming motivated with the spirit of Taqwa (fear of Allah).

We are going to experience this occasion in such a period when it becomes extremely difficult for low-income people to lead their lives due to excessive price ...

Jamaat Ameer urges to observe May Day with due fervor

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 29th April 2022 urging to observe International Labour Day popularly known as May Day on 1st May.

The upcoming 1st of May is going to be observed as May Day. The laborersand workers of America’s Chicago city set a unique example of sacrifice on this day in 1886 in order to secure their rights. Being inspired by that incident, the labor communities around the world have been carrying out movements to ensure their due rights till now. Often, the laborers have to take to the street and sacrifice their ...

Jamaat Ameer demands release of all party leaders and activists prior to Eid-ul-Fitr

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement o 28th April 2022 demanding release of all detained leaders and activists including Jamaat’s Nayeb-e-Ameer and former MP Allama Delawar Hossain Sayedee, Assistant Secretary General ATM Azharul Islam, former MP Principal Maulana Abdul Khaleq Mondol and Nayeb-e-Ameer and former MP Maulana ANM Shamsul Islam, Secretary General and former MP Professor Mia Golam Porwar and Assistant Secretary General Maulana Rafiqul Islam Khan.

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Nayeb-e-Ameer, world-renowned preacher of the Quran and former MP Maulana Delawar Hossain Sayedee has been kept behind the bar for the last 12 years. Assistant Secretary General ...

Rahbar: A memoir of former Jamaat Ameer Late Maqbul Ahmed published

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami Feni district has unveiled the book named, Rahbar, which has been published commemorating the life and activities of former Jamaat Ameer Maqbul Ahmad. The unveiling ceremony was held in the capital Dhaka on 19th April.

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman was present in the program as the chief guest. Among others, Feni district Jamaat Ameer AKM Shamsuddin, Nayeb-e-Ameer Maulana Mahmudul Haque, district Secretary Maulana Abdul Hannan, and two sons of late Maqbul Ahmed namely Imran bin Ahmad and Engineer Ismail Muhammad Noman were present on the occasion.

Dr. Shafiqur Rahman said, our dearest Rahbar and former Ameer of Jamaat-e-Islami ...

Jamaat Ameer recalls the contributions and sacrifices of Shaheed Muhammad Kamaruzzaman

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman issued the following statement on 11 April 2022 remembering the contributions and sacrifices of noted journalist, politician, intellectual, author, researchers, and Jamaat-e-Islami’s former Assistant Secretary General Muhammad Kamaruzzaman.

Muhammad Kamaruzzaman was involved with the Islamic movement since his student life. As a politician, along with his political role, he also kept significant contributions as an author, researcher, and journalist. He authored several important books. His books and articles will inspire the leaders and activists of the Islamic movement and the people of this country in the coming years. His contributions to establishing democracy, justice, rule ...

Jamaat Ameer demands the release of detained party leaders and activists on the eve of holy Ramadan

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 2nd April 2022 demanding the release of Jamaat’s Nayeb-e-Ameer and world-renowned scholar of Quran and former MP Allama Delawar Hossain Sayedee, Assistant Secretary General ATM Azharul Islam, noted religious scholar and former parliament member Principal Maulana Abdul Khaleq Mondol and other leaders and activists of Jamaat-e-Islami and Islami Chhatrashibir in order to allow them to observe fasting along with their family members.

For the last 12 years, Jamaat’s Nayeb-e-Ameer and world-renowned scholar of Quran and former MP Allama Delawar Hossain Sayedee has been kept behind the bar. Right now, ...

Jamaat Ameer Urges government to preserve holy Ramadan’s sanctity

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 1st April, 2022 urging to preserve and protect the sanctity of the holy month of Ramadan and also to ensure the functionality of the state, society, and individual lives based on the spirit of Taqwa.

“Amid the ongoing global crisis, the holy month of Ramadan has appeared before us with the sermon of mercy, bounties, blessing, and forgiveness. The blessed Prophet (peace and blessings be upon Him) said, “Ramadan is the month, whose beginning is mercy, its middle, forgiveness and its end, emancipation from the fire (of hell). There ...

Jamaat Ameer urges to observe Independence Day on 26th March; greets the countrymen on the eve of National Day

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 24th March, 2022 urging to observe the Independence and National Day on next 26th March, 2022.

On 26th March of 1971, the valiant freedom fighters and the general people formed all-out resistance against the then Pakistani rulers in order to ensure rule of law, justice, freedom of speech, and fundamental rights. They took part in the liberation war to build a country free from poverty, starvation, and unemployment. Bangladeshi finally achieved independence in exchange for many lives and sacrifices. But since then 51 years have passed, still many dreams ...

Death penalty against former MP, religious scholar and Jamaat leader Maulana Abdul Khaleq Mondol; Jamaat Ameer expresses concern

Satkhira district’s pro-people leader, former member of Parliament, former member of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-islami’s central Majlish-e-Shura, former district Ameer and noted religious scholar Principal Maulana Abdul Khaleq Mondol has been awarded death penalty. Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 24th March, 2022 expressing deep concern over such initiative. He also demanded the immediate release of all detained Jamaat leaders.

In the statement, Jamaat Ameer said, the government has been murdering one after one Jamaat leaders by plotting conspiracies. Satkhira district’s pro-people leader, former member of Parliament, former member of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-islami’s central Majlish-e-Shura, former district Ameer ...

Sincere performer of obligatory activities gains Allah’s favor, says Dr. Shafiqur Rahman

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman said, the holy month of Ramadan is appearings soon with the sermon of mercy and blessings. Almighty Allah has mentioned several decrees as obligatory in the Quran and Zakat or Infaq Fi Sabilillah is one of them. Allah makes it mandatory for the Sahibe Nesab. Sincere performer of this obligatory action will gains Allah’s favor and love. We all are hopeful to become Allah’s dearest servant. To gain such honor, we need Taqwa and Ramadan is the biggest opportunity to achieve Taqwa. Dhaka city South Jamaat has been conducting multiple noble and humanitarian activities ...

Despite tortures and repressions, our welfare activities will continue, asserts Dr. Shafiqur Rahman

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has said, Jamaat-e-Islami has been experiencing unprecedented tortures and repression for the last 12 years. The main reason for such oppression was to stop our welfare activities. We are not submissive to any human being, we are only loyal to Almighty Allah and keep all trust in Him. As such, despite tortures and crackdowns, Jamaat’s welfare activities will continue in the upcoming days.

He said this while distributing financial assistance among the fire victims of Kaptan Bazar in a city auditorium on Sunday. Jamaat-e-Islami Dhaka city South arranged the program. Central Executive committee member and ...

In the wake of public wrath, the government has to leave office soon, says Dr. Shafiqur Rahman

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman ha said the government has intentionally caused the price hike of the essentials. Market syndicate is not only responsible for this situation. A vested political force is working behind creating this unjust hike. Massive resentment and hatred have been created among the people about this government. As such, in the wake of public wrath, the government has to leave office soon. He urged everybody to initiate a comprehensive movement for launching a genuinely representative government.

He said this while addressing a virtual workshop of the Ward President, secretary, and thana working committee members as the ...

Members have to make the highest sacrifice for the sake of Islam and humanity, says Dr. Shafiqur Rahman

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has said, we have to be inspired and motivated by the stories of Prophet Ibrahim (May Allah bless him). We know his story about experiencing the enormous fire. As per the instructions of Almighty Allah, the fire turned into something cool. Prophet Ibrahim (A) attained all his achievements which justifies his title as `Khalilullah or the Friends of Allah.” Later, Prophet Ibrahim (A) was also assigned to sacrifice his son. When Prophet Ibrahim (A) notified his son Ismail (A) about Allah’s instructions, he was very happy with that and motivated his father to comply ...

We have to make the highest sacrifice to attain the satisfaction of Almighty Allah, says Dr. Shafiqur Rahman

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has said, Almighty Allah has sent Prophet Muhammad (peace and blessings be upon Him) as a blessing for humanity. The Prophet (peace and blessings be upon Him) loved his birthland so much. We have to love our birthland as well and have to work hard to bring the citizens of the country towards the path of Islam. Like the sacrifices of our Prophet (peace and blessings be upon Him) and Prophet Ibrahim (A), we have to remain firm and steady on the path of Islam despite all sorts of obstructions, barriers, and adversities. We ...

Jamaat Ameer put emphasis on promoting religious and moral education to save society from misdeeds and irregularities

A seminar titled ‘Prophet Muhammad’s (PbuH) contributions in promoting education’ was virtually organized on 14th March 2022. Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s central education department arranged the event. Jamaat’s Nayeb-e-Ameer and former MP Professor Mujibur Rahman presided over the program. Central Education Department’s Secretary and Bangladesh Adarsha Shikhok Federation’s General Secretary Professor ABM Fazlul Karom hosted the event. Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman addressed the program as the chief guest.

Manarat International University’s former Vice-chancellor Professor Dr. M Abdur Rab, central education department member, and Bangladesh Adarsha Shikhok Federation’s President Professor Dr. M Korban Ali presented their discussions in the seminar. Jamaat’s Nayeb-e-Ameer ...

Jamaat Ameer reiterates the demand for holding election under caretaker government; criticises government for unprecedented price hike of essentials

A meeting of the central Executive Committee of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami held today with Jamaat Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman in the chair. The meeting discussed country’s overall situation. Addressing the program, Jamaat Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has said, according to the constitution, Islam is the state and official religion of Bangladesh. 90 percent of the total populations are Muslim. But violating the constituion and the religious spirit of the majority people, the government has taken decision to issue license in favor of alcohol. The authority also allowed to open bar and alcohol shop in a place where just about 100 consumers ...

People of the country to be united to tackle conspiracies against Islam

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman said, Islam is a special blessing of Almighty Allah. This deen has been bestowed for the welfare of humanity Even the Prophets discharged the duties of establishing of Deen Islam. We have to reach people the Islamic dawah towards the path of the Prophets. But these activities are being barred in many ways now. The religious leaders are being harassed. One after one anti-Islamic laws are being enacted. The issuance of alcohol license is the latest example.

Conspiracies are going on to eliminate Islamic force and to resist such conspiracies, Islamic forces must be united. ...

Quranic message can free this society from exploitation and simultaneously make a safe and just society- Ameer-e-Jamaat

Jamaat-e-IslamiDinajpur South organizational district arranged yearly members’ conference on 25th February from 9 am to 4 pm. Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman said, even coming in an age of extreme ignorance, the final Prophet (pbuH) made outstanding efforts to ensure highest welfare of humanity. But even then, the social aspect was not changed expectedly. All misdeeds including stealing, robbing, nudity and indecency were on the rise. But then, with the golden touch of divine message, the Prophet (pbuH) and His companions turned the society into a beautiful one. Even in today’s world, only Quranic message can free this society from ...

Jamaat Ameer remembers the sacrifice and contributions of language movement heroes

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has stated that, we are the only nation in the world who had sacrificed lives for the sake of our language. Our utmost sacrifice is, we had successfully secured the status and dignity of our mother language by dint of that sacrifice. Whereas, our failure and irony of fate is, we are observing the day on 21st February instead of 8thFalgun. Jamaat Ameer remembered the sacrifices of all language movement heroes and urged the government to ensure official honor on behalf of the nation for the living heroes.

He said this while addressing a virtual ...

We have to endorse Islamic spirit and values by preaching Islam among the people

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has said that, unit presidents have to play key role in building Islamic society and simultaneously to secure the freedom of the people. People will never be freed under the prevailing ineffective state mechanism and corrupted administrations. This is why, Jamaat-e-Islami has to ensure active role to endorse Islamic spirit and values by preaching Islam among the people. He said this while addressing a virtual conference of Narayanganj city’s unit presidents’ on Friday.

Dr. Shafiqur Rahman said, people are required to be vocal to preserve and protect country’s independence and sovereignty and also against the ...

Jamaat Ameer calls to observe International Mother Language and Martyrs Day on 21st February with due fervor

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 19 February, 2022 urging the countrymen to observe International Mother Language and Martyrs Day on 21st February with due fervor.

International Mother Language and Martyrs Day is going to be observed on 21st February. In 1952, the youth, students and other communities launched a movement in order to establish Bangla as official state language. To suppress that movement, the then law enforcement agencies of Pakistan opened fire against the agitating students. Several including the students of Dhaka University were killed on that day. The people of the country will ...

Mia Golam Porwar has taken into 3 day police remand; Jamaat Ameer condemns

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami's Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 14 February, 2022 protesting government's recent move as Jamaat's Secretary General and former lawmaker Professor Mia Golam Porwar has been taken into police remand in connection with a false case.

Government has shown Jamaat's Secretary General and former lawmaker Professor Mia Golam Porwar in another false case and subsequently taken into three day police remand. He had secured bail from the High Court although he was not released and shown arrested in two more false cases. He is sick for years and underwent through surgery. Even though, he has ...

Jamaat Ameer helps to build house for 110 year old lady Ozirunnesa of Narail district

A national daily has recently published about the sufferings of 110 year old lady Ozirunnesa, a resident of Char Paranpur village under Itna union inNarail district, who became a victim of Madhumoti river erosion. The news drew the attention of Jamaat Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman and he became saddened. Ameer-e-Jamaat Dr. Shafiqur Rahman instantly communicated with Narail district Ameer Ataur Rahman Bachchu and instructed him to construct a house for aged Ozirunnesa.

According to such instruction, 4 decimal land was bought for this lady and subsequently a semi-wall tin shade house was built for her. The house has a bed room, ...

Leaders have to play role ignoring risks in this vulnerable situation

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has stated that Jamaat dreams to implement a successful revolution in this country. Dhaka city South is the most important and administrative area of the country. Important infrastructures of the country are located here. Secretariat, Supreme Court, Police Headquarters, National Press Club, Dhaka University, Dhaka Medical College, Bangabandhu Medical Universities and other establishments are situated in Dhaka city South area. You are the Thana Ameer and Secretaries of that important city. We have to keep in mind that, when the key administrative areas become ready for the victory of Deen Islam, whole country become ...

Jamaat Ameer reiterates his demand to release party’s Secretary General

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 12 February, 2022 protesting and condemning the latest move of the authority as they kept Jamaat’s Secretary General and former lawmaker Professor Mia Golam Porwar imprisoned in connection with new cases even after he had secured bail from High Court in all cases.

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Secretary General and former member of the Parliament secured bail in all cases from the High Court. He was set to get release today. But he was forced to wait idle in the jail gate for hours and in the meantime, he was shown ...

In addition to secure the Quranic knowledge, we have to achieve worldly skills, says Dr. Shafiqur Rahman

Our motherland is a great blessing for us from Almighty Allah. We have to love this country by all means irrespective our differences. We have to attain the satisfaction of Allah through humanitarian activities. This is why, in addition to secure the Quranic knowledge, we have to achieve worldly skills.

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman said this while addressing a training session of the Upazilanad Thana Ameer today. Jamaat-e-Islami Rajshahi region arranged the program.

Ameer-e-Jamaat Dr. Shafiqur Rahman said, we have to be attentive in serving Allah and simultaneously by doing His ibadah with dedication and sincerity. The companions of the ...

Jamaat will continue to take stand by the people’s side despite government’s oppression, says Dr. Shafiqur Rahman

Despite the continuous and consistent repression and tortures of the ruling quarters, Jamaat-e-Islami will remain by the side of the people. Jamaat is experiencing worst ever suppression. Significant number of leaders and activists are being murdered unjustifiably and many are being made crippled. Around 3.4 million people are being harassed with false and politically motivated cases. Even the women are also being detained in connection with some fabricated cases.

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman said this while addressing virtual members’ conference of the Kurigram district on 4 February.

Jamaat Ameer further said, the Prophets, their companions and the faithful believers had ...

Dr. Shafiqur Rahman urges all to be united against all anti-Islam conspiracies

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has stated that, Islam put emphasis on an organized life. Almighty Allah says in verse number 103 of the Sura Imran in the holy Quran that, “And hold fast, all together, by the rope which Allah (stretches out for you), and be not divided among yourselves. In a Hadith compiled in Musnad Ahmad and SunanTirmizi, it is found that the Prophet (pbuH) said, “I am giving you five instructions. These are: to be organized, to become loyal to leader, to listen to the leaders, to migrate and strive in the cause of Allah.” In ...

We will continue to make effort to build ourselves as per the Quranic principle in order to repair our society and the nation- Dr. Shafiqur Rahman

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman said, as a nation we are very ashamed. Gradually Bangladesh is becoming a bankrupt nation as it is losing all good stuffs gradually. Though many years have elapsed since the independence, but the people’s hope from liberation are not met yet. After the landslide victory of Awami League in 1970 election, the then ruler of West Pakistan deprived them from power. The West Pakistani rulers ignored public mandate which caused severe resentment among the people of this region, which ultimately exposed through the war of liberation.

He said this while virtually addressing a leader’s conference ...

Jamaat-e-Islami has been working relentlessly for the welfare of the people, says Jamaat Ameer

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman said, not only Bangladesh but also the world have suffered severely due to adverse impact of corona pandemic. Many people in our country became workless. As a result, unemployment, poverty and distress have increased alarmingly. But the government has taken no initiative to remove their crisis. Under the circumstances, as an ideological, pro-people and responsible political party, Jamaat-e-Islami has extended their help to make people self-reliant. He also urged the affluent sections of the society, government and non-government quarters to come forward for creating job opportunities for the under-privileged communities.

Jamaat Ameer said this while ...

Jamaat Ameer urges to help the poor and the winter affected people

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami's Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 27 December, 2021 urging to take stand by the side of the winter affected helpless people.

"The severity of the winter season have increased in various parts of the country. In particular, the people of the Northern districts including Panchagarh, Nilphamari, Bogra, Kurigram, Rangpur and Dinajpur have been suffering the worst. Winter related diseases have expanded as well. The sufferings of the poor and impoverished people of these areas know no bounds. Though some solvent people and organisations are voluntarily helping these affected people but no government's initiatives are ...

Fire on a Barguna-bound launch: Death toll goes up to 37; Jamaat Ameer condoles

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following message of condolence on 24th December, 2021 expressing deep shock as at least 37 passengers were killed and 200 became burnt after a fire broke out in the engine room of a launch on the Sugandha River near Jhalakathi Sadar upazila early today.

The fire started around 3:00 am on the Barguna-bound MV Abhijan-10 launch that started journey from Dhaka. The launch was moving towards Barguna from Dhaka. More than 200 passengers became burnt and 37 burnt dead bodies have been recovered so far. I am deeply shocked and saddened with ...

Severe mismanagements in airport; dishonest quarters increased ticket fare excessively; Jamaat Ameer condemns

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 21st December, 2021 urging to stop harassment of the expatriates in airport and also to withdraw the extra ticket fare.

“Severe mismanagement and chaotic situation is prevailing in the airport now. Extreme deficiencies and crises are being experienced due to the collapse of flight schedules, luggage corner, parking hassle, excessive disturbance of mosquitoes and the brokers and etc. Even after arriving in the airport on due time, the passengers are missing their flights for these mismanagements. Being victimized with these harassments, they are expressing their resentments through different means. 

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Jamaat Ameer recalls the contribution of Shaheed Abdul Quader Molla; urges to fulfill his dream of establishing Islamic society

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 11 December 2021 recalling the contributions of Jamaat’s former Assistant Secretary General, noted journalist and intellectual Abdul QuaderMolla.

Former Assistant Secretary General of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami, noted journalist and intellectual Abdul QuaderMolla has played an active role for establishing Islamic society in Bangladesh. As a politician, author, academician and researcher, he played a pivotal role for the development of the nation. He was a member of the liaison committee during the anti-autocracy movement of the 90s. He was very active in establishing democracy, rule of law, voting and human rights. ...

Jamaat Ameer urges to establish democracy, people’s voting rights and fundamental rights

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 9 December, 2021 on the occasion of World Human Rights Day, which is going to be observed on 10 December.

“World Human Rights Day is going to be observed on 10 December. The date was chosen to honor the United Nations General Assembly's adoption and proclamation, on 10 December 1948, of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR), the first global enunciation of human rights and one of the first major achievements of the new United Nations. The formal establishment of Human Rights Day occurred at the 317th Plenary ...

Hefazat Islam’s Secretary General Maulana Nurul Islam Jihadi dies; Jamaat Ameer condoles

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following message of condolence on 29 November 2021 expressing deep shock at the death of Hefazat-e-Islam Bangladesh’ Secretary General, noted religious scholar Maulana Nurul Islam Jihadi.

Hefazat-e-Islam Bangladesh’ Secretary General, noted religious scholar Maulana Nurul Islam Jihadi has died in the private hospital of the capital this noon. Innalillahiwa Inna IlaihiRajiun. He was always active in establishing Islamic heritage and culture. He also played a pivotal role against the anti-Islamic activities. Maulana Nurul Islam Jihadi was the Muhtamim of the Jamiatul Islamia MakhjanulUlum Madrasa, situated in Khilgaon of the capital, Dhaka. He ...

Not as the associate, we have to move towards Jannah as an activist of Al Quran, says Jamaat Ameer

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’sChittong city’s Associate Member conference held today with city Ameer and Jamaat’s central working committee member Muhammad Shahjahan in the chair. Jamaat Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman attended the program as the chief guest.

Central Majlish-e-Shura member and Chittagong city Secretary Principal Nurul Amin hosted the event. Around 10 thousand Associate Members joined the conference. Addressing the program, Jamaat Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman said, Jamaat-e-Islami is not doing politics merely, rather we are doing politics to build a peaceful, progressive, safe and humanitarian society and we have to continue our efforts in the upcoming days. Although, our fellow countrymen are suffering ...

Jamaat Ameer remembers former Secretary General Ali Ahsan Mohammad Mujahid and his contributions

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 21st November, 2021 recalling the contributions of Jamaat-e-Islami’s former Secretary General and former Social Welfare Minister Ali Ahsan Mohammad Mujahid.

“Ali Ahsan Mohammad Mujahid is a fearless soldier and outstanding leader of the Islamic movement. He will be remembered for years for his bold and historic role in establishing democracy, rule of law, justice, human rights, people’s voting rights and most of all, a welfare state.

He discharged duties successfully as the Social Welfare Minister during the 2001-2006 tenure of the 4 party alliances. As a minister, he set an ...

The countrymen must be united for the sake of Islam, says Dr. Shafiqur Rahman

Although 50 years have passed since the independence but still the fellow countrymen are not experiencing its real benefit. People’s dream for establishing democracy, fundamental rights and humanitarian Bangladesh is not met. They have to struggle for securing their rights. The mass sufferings became intensified as the incumbent government is gripping the office by holding farcical election and simultaneously by seizing people’s voting rights away. As there are no accountabilities, the ruling sections have become accustomed to authoritarian rule. The people earlier had fought for two times, firstly in 1947 and secondly in 1971. But the people could not taste ...

Jamaat Ameer recalls the tragic events of 28th October; vows to bring the killers to the justice

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami's Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 26th October, 2021 urging to organise special prayer and discussion programs commemorating the martyrs who had sacrificed their lives on 28th October of 2006

28th October of 2006 was the last day of the 4 party alliance government. On that day, the Awami hooligans created a violent mayhem across the country by using sicks, domestic and other lethal weapons. Jamaat-e-Islami arranged a meeting at the North gate of national mosque Baitul Mukarram. Since that morning, Jammat leaders and activists began stage making process. But suddenly, Awami goons attacked the ...

4 killed in Chandpur; Jamaat Ameer blames government for irrational roles

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 14 October 2021 protesting and condemning the tragic incident as 4 people were shot dead while holding a procession protesting against the recent incident of humiliation of the holy Quran.

On 13 October, a severe derogation of the holy Quran took place in a Puja altar of the Hindu community in NanuaDighir Par of the Comilla town. It has been committed to hurt the religious sentiment of the Muslims people. The incident sparked tension and chaos instantly and the government failed to tackle the situation. The authority could find ...

Ziauddin Ahmed Bablu passes away; Jamaat Ameer condoles

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following message of condolence on 2nd October 2021 expressing deep shock at the death of Jatio Party’s Secretary General and former minister Ziauddin Ahmed Bablu.

Jatio Party’s Secretary General and former minister Ziauddin Ahmed Bablu died in a hospital of the capital this morning while undergoing treatment. InnalillahiWa Inna IlaihiRajiun. He had a versatile and profound political career. I am expressing deep shock at his death.

May Allah accept all his noble deeds, forgive his sins and bless him with Jannah. May Allah bless his family, relatives and party associates to hold patience ...

Veteran politician of Turkey OğuzhanAsiltürk passes away; Jamaat Ameer condoles

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following message of condolence on 1st October 2021 expressing deep shock at the death of OğuzhanAsiltürk,chairman of Turkey’s Sadat party’s the High Advisory Board and head of the Milli Görüş Association.

One of the key associates of former Turkish Prime Minister Professor Necmettin Erbakan and chairman of Sadat party’s the High Advisory Board and head of the Milli Görüş AssociationOğuzhanAsiltürk,died at the age of 86 on Friday after coming down with COVID-19 last month.InnalillahiWa Inna IlaihiRajiun. I am expressing deep shock at his death.

Late OğuzhanAsiltürk was a noted Islamic personality and veteran ...

Islamic movement’s activists have to work together for establishing Deen Islam, says Dr. Shafiqur Rahman

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has addressed the virtual member’s conference of Bogra East organizational district took place today on 24 September 2021.

Addressing the program, Jamaat Ameer said, human being is the best creature of Almighty Allah. People have to leave this earth and they are bound to move for hereafter. Human being has to be accountable for his/her deeds on the judgment day. Besides, people will be asked about their rights towards other and how did they meet these rights. So, according to our own oaths, we have to be concerned about our neighbors.

Jamaat Ameer said, all prophets ...

Another two-day remand against Jamaat’s Secretary General and other central leaders; Jamaat Ameer condemns

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 12 September 2021 protesting and condemning consecutive remand of two days against 5 top leaders including Jamaat’s Secretary General and former lawmaker Professor Mia Golam Porwar and Assistant Secretary General Maulana Rafiqul Islam Khan and ongoing arrest drives across the country.

“Police arrested 9 Jamaat leaders including Jamaat’s Secretary General on last 6 September. They were taken into 4-day remand on 7 September. As that remand concludes, they were produced before the court today and another 10-day remand plead against them. The court later granted two days remand against ...

Police arrests Nayeb-e-Ameer and Ex-MP Maulana Shamsul Islam; Jamaat Ameer condemns

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 9 September, 2021protesting and condemning the unjustified arrest of Jamaat’s Nayeb-e-Ameer, central President of Bangladesh Sramik Kollan Federation and former lawmaker Maulana ANM Shamsul Islam.

“Police has unjustifiably arrested Jamaat’s Nayeb-e-Ameer, central President of Bangladesh Sramik Kollan Federation and former lawmaker Maulana ANM Shamsul Islam from house in Uttara of the capital on 8th September night. Earlier, on 6th September, police arrested Jamaat’s Secretary General and former lawmaker Professor Mia Golam Porwar and 6 other central leaders from Bashundhara residential area. Besides, in last two days, police arrested 15 ...

10 leaders including Secretary General and two Assistant Secretary Generals arrested; Jamaat Ameer condemns; Demands immediate release

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami's Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 6 September, 2021 protesting and condemning the unjustified arrests of 10 top Jamaat leaders including party's Secretary General and former MP Professor Mia Golam Porwar, Assistant Secretary General Maulana Raifqul Islam Khan and Hamidur Rahman Azad and demanding their immediate release.

"Jamaat-e-Islami is a systematic and democratic political party. Amidst the ongoing covid-19 pandemic situation, Jamaat is trying relentlessly to stand by the side of the people. As a part of party’s regular activities, a meeting was organised this afternoon keeping Secretary General Professor Mia Golam Porwar in the ...

Jamaat Ameer remembers Mir Quasem Ali and his contribution for the nation and the Islamic movement

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 2 September 2021 recalling the contribution of Jamaat’s central executive committee’s former member, noted entrepreneur, social worker and media personality Mir Quasem Ali.

Mir Quasem Ali has struggled throughout his life to build a happy, prosperous and Islamic welfare state. He was the founding central President of Bangladesh IslamiChhatrashibir. He played pro-active role in establishing numerous Islamic and welfare institutions including Islami Banks, insurance, Mosques, Madrasa and etc. He has taken unique initiative to reach healthcare at the door steps of the poor people with limited cost. The people ...

Jamaat Ameer recalls the victims of enforced disappearance; people’s basic rights have been disappeared, he alleges

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 29 August, 2021 marking International Day of Enforced Disappearance on 30th August.

International Day of Enforced Disappearance to be observed on 30th August. According to the statistics and information of different human rights organization and global human rights watchdogs, under the current regime since 2009 to July of 2021, more than 6 hundred people became the unfortunate victims of enforced disappearance, abducted by the plain cloth people, who claimed themselves as law enforcers. In later period, dead bodies of 78 persons have been rescued, 89 have been shown as arrested and ...

Brahmanbaria boat capsize tragedy; death toll rises to 22; Jamaat Ameer condoles

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following message of condolence on 28 August 2021 expressing deep shock as at least 22 people drowned and around 50 others went missing as a boat capsized in LaishkaBeel in Brahmanbariaon Friday evening.

More than 100 people were on board when the boat left Champaknagar area for Brahmanbaria town around 5:30pm on Friday.As the boat reached Dewdona area, it collided with a small dinghy and the boatman lost its control. The boat was then hit by two sand-carrying vessels coming from the opposite direction and capsized. So far, 22 dead bodies including ...

A Just society to be established for securing people’s rights, says Dr. Shafiqur Rahman

The severity of corona pandemic has caused a mess across the globe. More 4.4 million people have died of this disease so far. People are really helpless now. Despite such gloomy situation, we surprisingly observe that vested quarter’s oppression, tortures, looting have not stopped yet. The government also failed to take stand by the side of the impoverished community. Innocent people are being sued with false and concocted case. People’s rights can never be established without an Islamic welfare state. Almighty Allah has sent all the Prophets to facilitate public welfare. The Prophets had struggled in a systematic way. Our ...

Jamaat Ameer’s statement marking the holy Ashura Day

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 19 August 2021 to mark 10th of Muharram, the holy Ashura Day.

“For the Muslims all around the world, the Day of holy Ashura is very significant and important. The tragic incident of martyrdom of the grandson of our holy Prophet (peace be upon Him), Hossain (RA) on the day of 10th Muharram is one of the most significant and remarkable incidents of the Muslim history. The whole Muslim Ummah became emotional, shocked and aggrieved by remembering the tragic events of Karbala.

Hazrat Hossain (Ra) embraced martyrdom along with his family members on ...

Hefajat Ameer AllamaJunayedBabunagari dies; Jamaat Ameer condoles

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following message of condolence on 19 August 2021 at the death of Hefajat-e Islam’s elected Ameer and renowned religious scholar Allama Junayed Babunagari.

In the message of condolence, Jamaat Ameer said, Hefajat-e Islam’s elected Ameer and renowned religious scholar, the pulse of the Islam loving people Allama Junayed Babunagari died at 12.30 at noon in a hospital of the port city Chittagong. Innalillahi Wa Inna Ilaihi Rajiun. He has played proactive role in establishing Islam and Islamic values in Bangladesh. He has tremendous contributions in launching many religious institutions including Mosques and ...

Members should maintain the oath of loyalty through devotion and sacrifice, says Dr. Shafiqur Rahman

Virtual members’ conference of Kushtia district Jamaat-e-Islami held this morning from 8.30am to 11:15 in the morning. Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’sAeer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman addressed the conference as the chief guest. In his address, Jamaat Ameer said, the way Prophet Ibrahim (A) became the dearest servant of Almighty Allah through unprecedented sacrifice and dedication, we have to try to attain His blessings by making similar sacrifice. If we can maintain the dignity of the oath of loyalty, by the will of Almighty Allah, we will be able to be included among the blessed servant of Allah.

Kushtia district Jamaat Ameer Khandaker AKM Ali ...

Over thousand people killed in a major earthquake in Haiti; Jamaat Ameer condoles

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the message of condolence on 17 August 2021 expressing deep shock over the massive casualties and losses of properties in a massive earthquake in southwestern Haiti on last 14th of August.

A major earthquake killed at least 1419 people in southwestern Haiti on Saturday, reducing churches, hotels and around 84 thousand homes to rubble in the latest tragedy to hit the impoverished Caribbean nation already mired in humanitarian and political crises.

The 7.2-magnitude quake, which was followed by a series of aftershocks, struck 8 km (5 miles) from the town of Petit Trou de ...

Jamaat Ameer calls the members to work hard for establishing a just and balanced society

The half-yearly member’s conference of Dinajpur North organizational district Jamaat-e-Islami held on 10 August, 2021 virtually. District Ameer Principal Anisur Rahman presided over the program, while district Secretary Rabiul Islam hosted the event. Jamaat Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman addressed the program as the chief guest.

Jamaat’s Assistant Secretary General Maulana Abdul Halim, central organizing Secretary Principal Maulana Momtaz Uddin, former Dinajpur district Ameer Aftab Uddin Molla, Dinajpur South organizational district Ameer Md. Anwarul Islam spoke on the occasion as special guests.

Addressing the program, Dr. Shafiqur Rahman said, “our fellow members have to maintain their lives as per the oath of loyalty. ...

Lightening strike kills 20 in Chapai Nawabganj and 2 in Kishorganj; Jamaat Ameer condoles

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following message of condolence on 4 August 2021 as 20 people were killed in a lightning strike at Telikharighat in Shibganj upazila of Chapainawabganj district today.

Massive lightening took place at the Shibganj Upazila in Chapai Nawabganj district at around 12 pm today. Subsequently 20 people including 5 members of a same family were killed instantly.  Several others became injured. They met the tragic end of their lives while heading towards Paka union to attend a wedding ceremony. On their way, suddenly rain appeared and as such they took shelter in a house ...

Jamaat Ameer greets the countrymen on the occasion of Eid-ul-Azha

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 18 July 2021 extending greetings to the countrymen on the occasion of holy Eid-ul-Azha.

“The holy Eid-ul-Azha is again knocking our door with the historical lesson and significance of sacrifice and devotion. Eid-ul-Azha encourages us to offer more sacrifice and also to hold more dedication. Eid-ul-Azha revives the spirit of sacrificing everything for the satisfaction of Almighty Allah. The holy occasion also teaches us to work for eradicating social discrimination and for establishing a just society free from exploitation and repression. We have to follow Islam wholeheartedly personally and ...

Over 50 people killed in a deadly fire at Narayanganj food processing factory; Jamaat Ameer condoles

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 9 July 2021 expressing deep shock as more than 50 people killed after a massive blaze tears through food processing factory in Rupganj, an industrial town 25km (15 miles) east of capital Dhaka.

At least 49 bodies were recovered from the six-storey food factory building in Naryanganj'sRupganj taking the death toll to 52. Still, there are many people missing. This factory was used to produce juice, soft drinks and different other food items. Of the deceased, there were some kids. The bodies were burnt in such a way ...

Jamaat Ameer instructs party men to help the corona victims; urges law enforcers not to harass the general masses

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 5 July 2021 urging the party leaders and activists to take stand by the side of the corona affected people and their families.

“The corona pandemic situation has been drastically deteriorated across the country. Over 150 people are being died of covid-19 everyday and the number of affected people is also increasing alarmingly. Since last 4 July, 9 lakhs 44 thousand 917 people have been affected by coronavirus while 15 thousand and 65 people have died. People are not getting treatment in the hospital. People are being died miserably ...

Jamaat Ameer urges to stop execution process of Muslim Brotherhood leaders in Egypt

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 2 July 2021 urging to be refrained from executing the top leadership of Muslim Brotherhood, politicians, intellectuals and human rights activists by the tyrant regime and also demanding immediate release of all the detainees.

“Since the dethronement of Egypt’s first democratically elected President Dr. Mohamed Morsi in 2013, the incumbent tyrant military ruler of Egypt has made all the arrangements of issuing death sentence and life term imprisonment against the senior leaders of Muslim Brotherhood, noted politicians, thinkers and human rights activists. Since 2013, death penalties have been declared ...

Noted Islamic thinker and former bureaucrat Shah Abdul Hannan passed away; Jamaat Ameer condoles

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following message of condolence on 2 June 2021 at the death of noted economist and former Secretary of Bangladesh government Shah Abdul Hannan.

Noted economist and former Secretary of Bangladesh government Shah Abdul Hannan died in a city hospital at 10:37 in the morning on 2 June 2021. Innalillahi Wa Inna Ilaihi Rajiun. He has been undergoing treatment for last couple of days. He has discharged duties as the Secretary to the Finance Ministry and various other ministries successfully. He also accomplished his duties as the Chairman of Islami Bank Bangladesh Limited, ...

Personal lives, country and nation must be built according to the Islamic lifestyles, rules and regulations

A two-day long workshop with the working committee members of Upazila and Thanas of all districts of the Kushtia, Meherpur, Jhinaidah and Chuadanga region held on last 28th and 29th of May. Jamaat-e-Islami’s central executive committee member and Jessore-Kushtia region’s coordinator Mobarak Hossain presided over the program. On the last day, Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman addressed the presence as the chief guest.

Dr. Shafiqur Rahman said, “We are expressing gratitude to Almighty Allah as He blessed us and allowed to get us included in a well-structured and disciplined organization like Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami. We have to engage in devotion and ...

Jamaat Ameer urges to help the Cyclone Yaas affected victims in coastal areas

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 27 May 2021 urging all to help the coastal people who have been badly affected by cyclone "Yaas".

’27 Upazilas of the coastal 9 districts including Satkhira, Khulna, Bagerhat, Pirojpur, Barguna, Patuakhali, Bhola, Noakhali and Laxmipur have been massively affected by the cyclone Yaas. Thousands of houses, roads, educational institutions, markets and small shops have been submerged by the surging water due to the cyclone. Upper tides of the water bodies have swept away hectors of farm land, fishing ponds and other cultivable areas. The embankments of these coastal ...

Jamaat Ameer extends greetings to the countrymen on the occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 12 May 2021 extending greetings to the fellow countrymen on the occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr.

“We are at the last end of the Holy month of Ramadan, in which the holy Quran was revealed. The joyful occasion of holy Eid-ul-Fitr is approaching before us following a month-long training of ingraining the fear of Allah amongst us and also to comply the rules and doctrines of Almighty Allah in all stages of our lives including our personal, social and national lives.

This year, we are going to experience Eid day in such ...

Jamaat Ameer recalls the historic contribution of Maulana Matiur Rahman Nizami

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 9 May 2021 recalling the historic contribution of former Jamaat Ameer, world renowned Islamic scholar, former minister and former member of Parliament Shaheed Maulana Matiur Rahman Nizami.

“Shaheed Maulana Matiur Rahman Nizami is very common name to the people of Bangladesh. He was a noted Islamic scholar and thinker. His unique characteristics of honesty, efficiency, generosity, humbleness, and broadness had taken into an exceptional height. Due to his leadership quality, since his childhood he served the organization as leader at various stages of life. He was always involved with ...

Jamaat Ameer condemns Israeli soldier’s attack against Muslim devotees in Al Aqsa Mosque compound

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 9 May 2021 condemning the barbarous attack of the Israeli Zionist forces in the compound of the holy Mosque Al Aqsa which left more than two hundred Muslim devotees.

Israli brutal security forces stormed into holy Al Aqsa attack and carried out inhuman attacks against the Muslim devotees. More than 2 hundred devotees have become injured in the incident. Some of the injured are in critical condition. Like the entire Muslim world, we are deeply shocked and saddened to see such merciless attacks of the Israeli security forces in ...

26 dead as speedboat overturns after hitting bulkhead anchored in Padma; Jamaat Ameer condoles

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following message of condolence on 3 May 2021 as at least 26 people were killed in a naval mishap in Padma in Madaripur's Shibcharupazila this morning.

The speedboat was coming to Banglabazar Ferry Ghat, taking 30 passengers from Shimulia ghat of Munshiganj towards Banglabazar ferry ghat. Subsequently, the speedboat overturned after hitting a sand-laden bulkhead anchored in Padma near Kathalbari ferry ghat in Madaripur's Shibcharupazila. So far, 26 bodies have been recovered and several are still missing.

I am expressing deep shock for the deceased and extending sympathies to their mournful families. I ...

5 including 2 children dead in Sylhet road accident; Jamaat Ameer condoles

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following message of condolence on 2nd May, 2021 as five persons of a same family, including two children, were killed as a truck hit a CNG-run autorickshaw on Sylhet-Tamabil highway this morning.

This morning at around 6 am, five persons of a same family, including two children, were killed as a truck hit a CNG-run autorickshaw on Sylhet-Tamabil highway. The accident happened at the highway's Ferighat area when a CNG-run autorickshaw was thrashed by a truck which was coming at high speed. 4 persons had been killed on the spot while another ...

Jamaat Ameer urges to observe ‘International Workers’ Day with due fervor

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 29 April 2021 urging to observe ‘International Workers’ Day’ on 1st May.

Upcoming 1st May is International Workers’ Day. On 1st May of 1886, the labor community of Chicago in America had set unique example of sacrifice. Following the incident, the labor societies from around the people become inspired and since then they have been struggling to secure their own rights. The movement of the labor community have not attained success yet. Even during the critical pandemic time, the labors are taking to the street seeking their dues and ...

Jamaat Ameer urges authority to allow prayer in mosques under health rules and regulations

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 14 April 2021 urging the authorities to allow prayers according to its capacity maintaining all health regulations during this lockdown.

In the wake of the severe outbreak of coronavirus, the government declared nationwide lockdown from 14th to 21st April. But even within this lockdown, the garments and all other mills and factories are allowed to keep open and thousands of workers are working in these establishments complying all health rules and regulations. But simultaneously, the government imposed strict restrictions on performing prayers inside the mosque. In all mosques, bigger ...

Jamaat Ameer urges to preserve and protect the sanctity of holy month of Ramadan

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 12 April 2021 urging to preserve and protect the sanctity of holy month of Ramadan and also to conduct personal and the social interaction and state functions based on piety and fear of Allah.

Amid the increasing rate of covid-19 pandemic worldwide, holy month of Ramadan has appeared before us with the sermon of mercy, forgiveness and salvation. The Holy Prophet Muhammad ﷺ said: It (Ramadan) is the month, whose beginning is mercy, its middle, forgiveness and its end, emancipation from the fire (of hell). In the last 10 ...

Jamaat Ameer respectfully remembers the contribution and sacrifice of Muhammad Kamaruzzaman

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 10 April 2021 recalling the contribution and sacrifice of noted journalist, politician, intellectual, author, researcher and Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s former Assistant Secretary General Muhammad Kamaruzzaman.

Muhammad Kamaruzzamn was sentenced to death in a government filed false and manipulated case. Different quarters from home and abroad condemned that sentence. United Nations, United States, United Kingdom and other countries and human rights watchdogs urged the Bangladesh government to halt his execution. But denying and defying all those appeals, Muhammad Kamaruzzaman was executed on 10.30 at night of 11 April, 2015.

Since his student ...

Launch capsize in Shitalakkhya river: 27 bodies recovered; 13 people killed during nor ‘westers; Jamaat Ameer condoles

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following message of condolence on 5 April 2021 expressing deep shock as 27 bodies were recovered after a Munshiganj-bound launch, which capsized in the Shitalakkhya riverinNarayanganj and in another incidents 13 peoplewere killed when falling trees crushed them during nor'westers in Gaibandha and other districts.

A Munshiganj-bound launchnamed Sabit Al Hasan, carrying over 50 passengers, capsized in the Shitalakkhya river near the third Shitalakkhya Bridge at Koylaghat of Syedpur area under Narayanganj district when it was hit by a "coaster tankerlast evening. So far 27 dead bodies have been recovered from the ...

World renowned Muslim scholar Shaykh Muhammad Ali Al Sabuni Al Halabi dies; Jamaat Ameer condoles

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the message of condolence on 19 March 2021 at the death of veteran religious scholar and noted scholar of Quran Shaykh Muhammad Ali Al Sabuni Al Halabi (RA).

In his message of Jamaat Ameer, Allama Sabuni was born in the city of Halab in Syria in 1939 in a prestigious Muslim family. In his boyhood, he completed Hifzul Quran and concentrated in higher studies. He also authored several significant books on various issues and sections of knowledge. He is the author of renowned Tafsir Safwat al-Tafāsīr. He died in a neighboring village of ...

Jamaat Ameer’s call marking International Al Quds week

Marking International Al Quds week, Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has made the following call:

We are expressing our deepest gratitude to Almighty Allah, Who has set Al Aqsa Mosque as the first Qibla for the Muslims. We are praying Durud to honor our Prophet (peace be upon Him), who has ascended to heaven during the journey of Isra. In this journey, Buraq descended at Al-Masjid Al-Aqsa where the Prophet met a congregation of Prophets – all Prophets before his time: Adam, Nuh, Hud, Idris, Salih, Yousuf Shuayab, Zachariah, Yahya, and the other Prophets mentioned in the Quran (peace be upon them all) and ...

Let us forget and ignore hatred, jealousy and vengeance to become more united

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has said that national unity and consensus has not been established even 50 years after the independence. It is difficult to protect national independence and sovereignty with broad based and coordinated efforts. But regrettably, instead of national unity, an environment of disunity and chaos has been created intentionally. Jamaat Ameer said, all the existing problems should be resolved through united efforts. It is our duty to preserve and protect our independence and sovereignty. On the eve of 50 years of our independence, the nation should be built not with division and disunity, rather with ...

Jamaat Ameer urges to solemnly observe International Mother Language and Martyr’s Day on 21st February

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 19 February 2021 urging to solemnly observe 21st February as International Mother Language Day and Language Martyr’s Day.

21st February is going to be observed as International Mother Language and Language Martyr’s Day. In 1952, people of all classes including our youths, juveniles and student communities launched a massive agitation and movement against the then rulers in order to press their demands of establishing Bengali as the state language.

The brutal authorities instructed the law enforcers to open fire against the agitators which left several people killed including some students ...

Jamaat Ameer distributes seasonal fruits and winter clothes among the disadvantaged communities

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman said that Jamaat-e-Islami is an ideological, people-oriented and welfare political organization. Jamaat holds the spirit of serving humanity. We have tried always to remain with the people in favorable and adverse situations. As a part of the same approaches, we have come here with winter clothes and seasonal fruits. This task should not be considered as a pity rather it is our moral obligation to the people. We do believe that you will consider our simple assistances in that way. Jamaat Ameer urged people of all classes and sections to come forward to help ...

Jamaat-e-Islami Hind leader Dr. Mohammed Rafat dies; Jamaat Ameer condoles

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following message of condolence on 10 January 2021 at the death of renowned Islamic scholar, author of numerous books and the senior leader of Jamaat-e-Islami Hind Dr. Mohammed Rafat.

Renowned Islamic scholar, author of numerous books and the senior leader of Jamaat-e-Islami Hind Dr. Mohammed Rafat has died in Al Shifa Hospital of New Delhi on 8 January. InnalillahiWa Inna IlaihiRajiun. He has retired recently from Jamia Millia Islamia. As an author and researcher, he wrote several books. The Muslim Ummah lost a great author, researcher and Islamic personality at his demise. ...

12 killed as train hits bus in Joypurhat; Jamaat Ameer condoles

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami's Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following message of condolence on 19 December, 2020 as at least 12 people were killed and eight injured when a bus collided with a train in Joypurhat Sadar upazila today.

A passenger bus of Bandhan Paribahan collided with a Rajshahi-bound Uttara Express train from Parbatipur at Puranapoil rail crossing this morning that left 12 people killed and 6 others injured. I am.expressing deep condolence at this tragic mishap and extending sympathies to their mournful families. May Allah forgive them and bless them with Jannah. I am also praying for the quick recovery ...

Jamaat Ameer demands immediate release of Allama Sayedee

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 7 December 2020 urging to stop harassing detained AllamaDelawar Hossain Sayedee and to release him immediately.

“World renowned speaker of the holy Quran and veteran religious scholar AllamaDelawar Hossain Sayedee is remaining behind the bar for last 10 years. He is 82 now and suffering from various diseases. He is also under health risks due to covid-19 pandemic situation. He was produced again before a makeshift court, in the Dhaka Alia Madrasa Ground in Bakshi Bazar of the capital in connection with two cases. The cases are 10 years ...

Former MP and Jamaat women’s wing’s former Secretary Rashida Khatun dies; Jamaat Ameer condoles

Former Secretary of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s women wing and former member of Parliament Muhatarama Rashida Khatun died at around 8.30 am today at her house after yearlong sufferings due to liver cancer. Innalillahi Wa Inna Ilaihi Rajiun. She was 85. She left 5 sons, two daughters and many other relatives. Her Namaj-e-Janaja will be held at Mirpur DOHS mosque after Asr prayer and subsequently she will be buried in Azimpur graveyard of the capital.

Message of condolence:

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following message of condolence on 23 November 2020 at the death of former ...

Jamaat Ameer recalls the contribution of Ali Ahsan Mohammad Mujahid; urges activists to accomplish his unfinished tasks

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 21 November 2020 recalling the contributions and sacrifices of former Secretary General of Jamaat-e-Islami and former Minister for Social Welfare Ali Ahsan Mohammad Mujahid.

Ali Ahsan Mohammad Mujahid has played a pivotal and historic role in all democratic movements of the country. His contribution in establishing rule of law, justices, human rights, people’s voting rights and launching welfare society is undeniable.

During the 4-party alliance’s regime from 2001-2006, he served the nation successfully as Social Welfare Minister. He discharged his duties with honesty, transparency and skills. He set an example ...

Renowned religious scholar Golam Sorwar Sayedee dies; Jamaat Ameer condoles

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer, Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following message of condolence on 21 November 2020 at the death of Renowned religious scholar, noted speaker of the holy Quran, Principal of Brahmanbaria district’s Kosba Upazila’s Araibari Kamil Madrasa and the Peer of Araibari Darbar Sharif, Allama Golam Sorwar Sayedee.

Allama Golam Sorwar Sayedee, the veteran and notable religious scholar of the Indian sub-continent got infected by covid-19 and subsequently admitted in the Apollo hospital in Dhaka. He was in life-support for several days. Finally, he died this dawn at 4.15 am. Inna lillahi Wa Inna Ilaihi Rajiun. He was a ...

9 killed as locally modified vehicle overturns in Chapainawabganj; Jamaat Ameer condoles

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following message of condolence on 19 November 2020 expressing deep shock as 9 people killed in a road mishap in Shakopara area in Shibganj Upazila of Chapai Nawabganj district.

“Nine people were killed and seven others injured when a Bhotbhoti, a locally modified vehicle, also carrying rice overturned and plunged into a roadside ditch in Shibganj upazila of Chapainawabganj district early today. The accident took place around 5:00am near Bhanga Bridge in Barikbazar area, killing eight people on the spot and injuring nine others. Two of them are in critical condition. I ...

Jamaat Ameer urges to observe Revolution and Solidarity Day with due fervor

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 5 November 2020 urging to observe ‘Revolution and Solidarity Day’ on upcoming 7 November.

National Revolution and Solidarity Day is going to be observed on 7 November. In the history of Bangladesh, the day is immensely significant. The general masses from all classes and sections came to the street on that day of 1975 to protect and preserve the independence and sovereignty of the country and simultaneously to resist all conspiracies and plots.

The nation is going to observe the day this time in such a period, when there is ...

Perverse trend of politics began on 28 October; the nation is still suffering for it, alleges Jamaat Ameer

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman said a rogue and perverse trend of politics began in Bangladesh on 28 October of 2006 and still the nation is suffering for it. The leaders and activists of the ruling party had carried out an unprecedented mayhem on this day in Dhaka city in which several Jamaat men were killed and many more others got injured. The brutal incident of 28 October has marked a stigmatized chapter in the civilized world. Actually, with those barbaric attacks, Awami League has sent democracy of the country to the exile. The brutalities also paved the way ...

Jamaat Ameer commemorates the martyrs of 28 October, 2006; urges to hold discussion and prayer program

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 27 October 2020 urging to arrange discussion and prayer program to commemorate the martyrs who had been killed brutally by the attack and assaults of Awami hooligans along with their sticks and locally made other lethal weapons on 28 October of 2006 across the country. 

In 2006, at the last end of the 4-party alliance government’s tenure, Awami League led grand alliance created an intentional mayhem and anarchy of attacks and vandalism nationwide. Jamaat-e-Islami organized a rally on the same day in the North gate premise of Baitul Mukarram. ...

Jamaat Ameer protests over reprinting of the Prophet’s (peace be upon Him) cartoons in France

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 26 October 2020 protesting and condemning the state sponsored exhibition of sarcastic and derogatory cartoons of the holy Prophet Hazrat Muhammad (peace be upon Him) in France.

Under the direct backing of the government, a sarcastic and derogatory cartoons of the holy Prophet Hazrat Muhammad (peace be upon Him) has been exhibited in a skyscraper of France. Several years back, France has published similar derogatory and humiliating cartoons of the Prophet (peace be upon Him) as well. It is unfortunate and regrettable as the President of France has patronized ...

Veteran lawyer and former Attorney General Barrister Rafique-ul-Huq dies; Jamaat Ameer condoles

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following message of condolence on 24 October 2020 at the death of Supreme Court’s senior lawyer Barrister Rafique-ul-Huq.

Senior lawyer of Bangladesh Supreme Court and former Attorney General Barrister Rafique-ul-Huq died at 8.30am while undergoing treatment in Ad Deen Hospital of the capital. InnalillahiWa Inna IlaihiRajiun. He was in the hospital for last 15 days.

He was respected by all quarters as a professional lawyer. He had worked throughout his life to uphold rule of law, justice and most of all to ensure the independence of the judiciary. Barrister Rafique-ul-Huq also disclosed his ...

Jamaat Ameer led the Namaj-e-Janaja of late Advocate Sheikh Ansar Ali

Former central working committee member of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami, former lawmaker, senior lawyer of Bangladesh Supreme Court, former Assistant Secretary of Supreme court Bar Association and former central President of Bangladesh Sramik Kollan Federation Advocate Sheikh Ansar Ali died in a private hospital of the capital this noon at the age of 78 due to massive brain hemorrhage. Innalillahi wa inna ilaihi rajiun.

The Namaj-e-Janaja of late Sheikh Ansar Ali took place following the Magrib prayer at the Bottola mosque in Bijaynagar of the capital. Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman led the prayer. Prior to the funeral prayer, Jamaat’s Nayeb-e-Ameer and ...

Veteran Jamaat leader and noted lawyer Advocate Sheikh Ansar Ali dies; Jamaat Ameer condoles

Former central working committee member of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami, former lawmaker, senior lawyer of Bangladesh Supreme Court, former Assistant Secretary of Supreme court Bar Association and former central President of Bangladesh Sramik Kollan Federation Advocate Sheikh Ansar Ali died in a private hospital of the capital this noon at the age of 78 due to massive brain hemorrhage. Innalillahi wa inna ilaihi rajiun.

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami's Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following message of condolence on 6 October, 2020 at the death of Advocate Sheikh Ansar Ali.

In his condolence mesaage, Jamaat Ameer said, Advocate Sheikh Ansar Ali was a dedicated individual ...

Pakistan Jamaat’s veteran leader Abdul Ghaffar Aziz dies; Jamaat Ameer condoles

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following message of condolence on 5 October 2020 expressing deep shock at the death of Jamaat-e-Islami Pakistan’s Nayeb-e-Ameer Abdul Ghaffar Aziz.

Noted religious scholar and Arabic litterateur Abdul Ghaffar Aziz has played pivotal role in spreading and circulating the messages, teachings and sermons of Islam in the global arena along with his active participation in the Islamic movement of Pakistan. As the Assistant Secretary General of World Supreme Ulama Council, he also made some great efforts to unify religious scholars. He always raised his voice in favor of the oppressed people in ...

Jamaat Ameer signs the condolence book to commemorate late Kuwaiti Emir Sheikh Jaber al-Sabah

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman visited the Kuwait embassy in Dhaka on 1 October 2020 morning to sign the condolence book which has been opened to commemorate Late Emir of Kuwait Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmad al-Jaber al-Sabah. Jamaat Ameer also prayed for the departed soul of the late Kuwaiti ruler.

During the occasion, Jamaat Ameer said, “May Allah forgive and bless the late Emir of Kuwait and award him with protection and peace. May Allah accept him as His distinguished guest and expand his grave. May Allah accept all his noble deeds to bless him with Jannah.

Ameer-e-Jamaat also met the high ...

Israel closes Ibrahimi mosque to Muslims once again; Jamaat Ameer condemns

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 24 September 2020 protesting and condemning the recent move of the Zionist Israeli authority as they closed Ibrahimi Mosque for the Muslim devotees.

The Zionist Israeli authority recently closed the Ibrahimi Mosque in the West Bank city of Hebron to Muslim worshippers for two days on Monday to celebrate the Jewish holiday of Passover. Prayer is stopped in this mosque now. This Ibrahimi Mosque is very significant and prestigious for the Muslim communities across the globe. The graves of Islam’s prophet Ibrahim (A), Hazrat Yaqub (A) and Hazrat Yousuf ...

Veteran religious scholar Allama Shafi dies; Jamaat Ameer condoles

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following message of condolence on 18 September 2020 at the death of director general of Al Jameyatul Ahlia Darul Ulum Moinul Islam Madrasa, popularly known as Hathazari madrasa, Amir of Hefazat-e-Islam Bangladesh and President of Befakul Madarasil Arabia Bangladesh Allama Shah Ahmad Shafi.

He was taken to Chattogram Medical College Hospital (CMCH) as his physical condition deteriorated yesterday. He was put on life support at CMCH and was later flown to Dhaka today, and was admitted at Asgar Ali Hospital where he passed away this evening. Innalillahi Wa Inna Ilaihi Rajiun.

Allama Shah ...

Muslim Brotherhood leader Mohammad Badie sentenced to life imprisonment; Jamaat Ameer condemns

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 14 September 2020 condemning the latest life imprisonment sentence which has been handed down against Muslim Brotherhood chief Mohammed Badie and 12 others by an Egyptian court.

Muslim Brotherhood is the most popular Islamic organization to the Egyptians. This historic platform has been struggling for decades to establish democracy, rule of law and human rights in Egypt. The people of Egypt extended their overwhelming support to the Muslim Brotherhood in 2012 national election. Mohamed Morsi of Muslim Brotherhood became the first democratically elected President of Egypt. But then, Morsi ...

18 people including 11 women and children killed in 3 tragic accidents; Jamaat Ameer condoles

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following message of condolence on 9 September, 2020 expressing deep shock as at least 18 people including 11 women and children have been killed and 10 more injured in 3 major accidents in different parts of the country. 

At least 11 people including women and children drowned while 10 other passengers remained missing in a collision between two trawlers in a river at Netrakona's Kalmakanda upazila today. Most of the victims hailed from Dharampasha upazila in Sunamganj district except for Hamida who hailed from Netrakona's Sadar upazila.The incident took place in the ...

Jamaat Ameer extends his helping hand to 104-year-old helpless lady Kiron Bala Mandal

Kiron Bala Mandal, a helpless and impoverished lady, hailed from SripurUpazila of the Magura district. She is 104 years old now. After passing so many years of her lives, still she was passing days amid misery and uncertainty. Even she had not a place to live in. Jamaat Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman got such information about this old-aged lady.

Jamaat Ameer took noble initiative to make a house for Kiron Bala Mandal. It has been constructed. On 5 September 2020, Saturday Jamaat Ameer rushed to SripurUpazila of the Magura district. The old lady became extremely happy and speechless to see ...

Jamaat Ameer recalls the contribution of Mir Quasem Ali; urges authority to return his missing son back to the family

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 2 September 2020 recalling the contribution of Jamaat’s Central Executive Committee’s former member, noted entrepreneur, social worker and media personality Mir Quasem Ali.

Mir Quasem Ali has worked throughout his life to establish a public welfare based Islamic society. He was the founding central president of Bangladesh Islami Chhatrashibir. He has played key role in establishing several Islami Banks, Insurance, mosques, Madrasa and other Islamic and welfare institution across the country. He took outstanding steps to reach the medical care to the doorsteps of the general masses. The people ...

Nayeb-e-Ameer Maulana Shamsul Islam sent to jail; Jamaat Ameer demands immediate release

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 1 September 2020 demanding immediate release of Jamaat’s Nayeb-e-Ameer Maulana ANM Shamsul Islam and other detained Jamaat leaders and activists.

Nayeb-e-Ameer of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami Maulana ANM Shamsul Islam and party’s central working committee member Ahsan Ullah went to a Chittagong court for attending a hearing in connection with a false case. Earlier, both of them had secured bail from High Court in this case. Accordingly, they surrendered before the court and pleaded for a bail today. But the court rejected their bail petitions and sent them to jail.

The case ...

Rights of the people have been disappeared, alleges Jamaat Ameer; urges authorities to disclose the whereabouts of the abducted victims

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 29 August 2020 marking the event of the ‘International Day of the Disappeared’ on 30th August.
“International Day of the Disappeared is going to be observed on 30th August. According to the Asian Human Rights Commission, during the tenure of the present government, since 2009 to 2020, more than 500 people have been abducted by the people, who claimed themselves as the law enforcers. Off them, traces of 250 missing people have been found. Whoever has returned, disclosed nothing about their horrible experiences. Many of them are undergoing ...

Jamaat Ameer commemorates the tragic events of holy Ashura; urges all to continue struggle against injustices

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 28 August 2020 marking the event of holy Ashura on 10th Muharram of the Hijri year 1442. 

Muslims from all around the world consider the Day of Ashura as very significant. Almighty Allah has created the earth on this day and it will be destroyed on the same day. Allah has created the first man Adam (A) on this day. On this day, the great flood of Noah (A) has come to an end and His ark landed in the area of mount Judaic. Prophet Ibrahim (A) got free ...

Jamaat Ameer visits victim families of Netrokona Haor tragedy; extends sympathy and support

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has visited the mournful families who lost their near and dear ones in recent tragic naval mishap, that took place in the Netrokona district. Jamaat Ameer went to Mymensingh to express his sympathy and empathy to the victim families. He prayed to Allah to accept all the deceased as martyr. He also prayed to Allah seeking blessings so that they can hold patience. He stayed with the victim families for a while, talked to them and consoled them.

Jamaat Ameer recalled the deceased students and teachers who were involved with the Islamic education and the ...

Terrorist attack on Jamaat-e-Islami’s Pro-Kashmir rally in Karachi; Jamaat Ameer condemns

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 6 August 2020 protesting and condemning the recent terrorist attack in a Pro-Kashmir march in the Gulshan-i-Iqbal area organized by Jamaat-e-Islami (JI), one of Pakistan's major religious parties.

Dozens of people have been wounded after a grenade explosion at a pro-Kashmir march in the southern Pakistani city of Karachi on 5th August evening. According to the statement of the provincial Health Department, at least 39 people were wounded, including one person who was in a critical condition. We are expecting that the government of Pakistan would investigate into the incident within short span of ...

Jamaat Ameer greets the countrymen on the occasion of Eid-ul-Azha

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 29 July 2020 extending greetings to the countrymen marking the occasion of Eid-ul-Azha.

The holy Eid-ul-Azha is going to appear before us with the spirit of sacrifice and devotion. Eid-ul-Azha inspires is with these unique and significant spirits. This occasion revives our heart to sacrifice everything for the satisfaction of Almighty Allah. Eid-ul-Azha encourages us to build a just society free from social discrimination and exploitation. We should follow Islam by establishing justice, equality and equity in our personal, social and national levels. By these means, we can attain ...

Flood situation deteriorates; Jamaat Ameer calls to help the flood victims

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 18 July 2020 expressing deep concern as millions of people have become waterlogged because of the deteriorating flood situation.

“Water of maximum rivers of the country are flowing over the danger level due to torrential rain and hillsides. Neighboring country India also opened the gates of several dams which caused severe deterioration of flood situation, particularly in the northern region. Because of such over flow of water, the incident of river erosion has been increasing alarmingly as well.

Houses, crops and other establishment have gone under water in various districts ...

36 bodies recovered so far as launch capsized in Buriganga; Jamaat Ameer condoles

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following message of condolence on 29 June 2020 expressing deep shock as the rescue workers recovered the bodies of 36 people after a launch carrying over 100 passengers capsized in Buriganga river at Dhaka's Shyambazar this morning.

Morning Bird, which was coming to Dhaka from Munshiganj, capsized in the river after it was hit by another launch Moyur-2 near Sadarghat launch terminal around 9:30am. So far, the rescue workers recovered the bodies of 36 people including female, male and children. Many are still missing. I am expressing my deep shock and condolence ...

Bangladeshi civilian shot dead by BSF in Naogaon border; Jamaat Ameer condemns

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 17 June 2020 protesting and condemning the latest incident across India-Bangladesh border as Indian Border Security Force (BSF) shot dead a Bangladeshi cattle trader at Dakkhin Patari village along Adatala border in Sapahar upazila this morning.

Abdul Bari, a Bangladeshi cattle trader has been shot dead by the Indian Border Security Force (BSF) at Dakkhin Patari village along Adatala border in Sapahar upazila today. Bangladeshi citizens are being killed in the same way often by the Indian security forces. If any citizen of the frontier region commits any ...

Jamaat Ameer urges to ensure effective good governance, transparency and accountability at all levels

Ahead of the announcement of the budget of 2020-21 fiscal year, in a statement Jamaat Ameer said,

“The entire economy is suffering due to covid-19 pandemic situation. Under the circumstances, the government has decided to place its budget for 2020-21 fiscal year. This budget is supposed to uplift the overall national economy. This budget should ensure the utmost usage of technology to free all sectors and establishments from corruptions including the law enforcement agencies, passport, education, health, local government and the ongoing mega projects. Code of conduct must be ensured at all public institutions. Citizen charters must be complied. Major reforms ...

Former Jamaat MP Muhaddis Abu Sayeed dies; Jamaat Ameer condoles

Former MP of Jessore-2 (Jhikorgacha-Chowgacha), Nayeb-e-Ameer of Jessore West organizational district, noted religious personality, Principal of Poddobila Fazila Madrasa Principal Muhaddis Abu Sayeed Muhammad Shahadat Hossain was addressing an online religious discussion on 30th May. Immediate after that address, he suddenly became sick and was instantly taken to the hospital. He died in the same hospital at around 3.30 in the afternoon. (Innalillahi Wa Inna Ilaihi Rajiun). He was 60. He has left his wife, 3 sons, two daughters and many relatives. His younger brother is renowned poet Mosharraf Hossain Khan, who is serving Kishor Kantha as the editor. His ...

26 Bangladeshis shot dead in Libya; Jamaat Ameer condoles

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on May 30, 2020 protesting and condemning the killings of 26 Bangladeshi citizens in Libya.

The family of a Libyan human trafficker have shot 26 Bangladeshis to dead. They left Bangladesh 5 months back for Italy. In the meantime, they were held hostage by the abductors for twice. Finally, the kidnappers killed these 26 Bangladeshis and left another 11 injured. 3 off them are critically injured. I am condemning the incident sincerely.

I am praying for those people who have been killed in this incident and extending deep sympathy to their ...

Jamaat Ameer greets the countrymen on the occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 22 May 2020 extending greetings to the fellow countrymen on the occasion of holy Eid-ul-Fitr.

The month of Ramadan, in which the holy Quran has been revealed, is bidding farewell to us. Eid-ul-Fitr is approaching before usfollowing a month-long training of exercising Almighty Allah’s directives in our personal, social and national lives and also to get motivated with the spirit of Taqwa (fear of Allah).

Along with the contagion of coronavirus, the recent attack of the super cyclone Amphan has caused severe damage in the coastal areas of Bangladesh. Under ...

Jamaat Ameer demands release of all detained party leaders and activists before the upcoming Eid-ul-Fitr

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 21 May 2020 demanding release of Jamaat’s Nayeb-e-Ameer AllamaDelawar Hossain Sayedee, party’s Assistant Secretary General ATM Azharul Islam, former MP Principal Maulana Abdul KhalequeMondol and all other detained leaders and activists before the ensuing Eid-ul-Fitr.

“Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’sNayeb-e-Ameer and world-renowned preacher of Quran Maulana Delawar Hossain Sayedee has been behind the bar for last 10 years. While, party’s Assistant Secretary General ATM Azharul Islam is imprisoned for 9 years, former member of Parliament Principal Maulana Abdul KhalequeMondol has been kept detained for 5 years and the veteran editor of Daily ...

Amphan is going to cross Bangladeshi coastal areas; Jamaat Ameer urges to offer prayer seeking protection and safety

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 19 May 2020 seeking Almighty Allah’s mercy and blessings to remain safe and protected from the massive damage and destruction ofsuper cyclone storm Amphan.

While the entire nation has been suffering from the severe crisis of coronavirus pandemic, as such the latest news of super cyclone storm Amphan has made the entire nation extremely worried and tensed. We are praying to Allah, the Exalted, to remain free from the disastrous impact of this storm.

I am urging the leaders and activists of the concerned area to remain alert about ...

Islami Oikkojot chairman Maulana Abdul Latif Nezami dies; Jamaat Ameer condoles

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following message of condolence on 12 May 2020 at the death of Islami Oikkojot’s Chairman Maulana Abdul Latif Nezami. 

I am expressing my deep shock and condolence at the death of Islami Oikkojot’s Chairman, President of the Nezam-e-Islam Party, veteran politician and noted religious scholar Maulana Abdul Latif Nezami. 

He has played significant role from his position to establish Islamic ideology in Bangladesh. Being the chairman of the Islami Oikkojot, a partner of 20 party alliances, he also performed a pivotal role in the movement for restoring democracy and people’s voting rights. Maulana ...

Former Assistant Secretary General Maulana Abu Taher dies; Jamaat Ameer condoles

Former Assistant Secretary General of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami and former central President of Islami Chhatrashibir, Principal Maulana Muhammad Abu Taher died on 9 May, 2020 at 10.30 pm at the age of 71. Innalillahi Wa Inna Ilaihi Rajiun. He was suffering from various diseases and old age complications. He has left his wife, two sons, two daughters and many more relatives.  

At 1.45 am on 10 May 2020, his first Namaj-e-Janaja was held in his Mogbazar residence. Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman led the prayer. Among others, Dhaka city North Ameer Muhammad Salim Uddin, City North unit’s Hatirjhil west ...

Jamaat Ameer remembers former Ameer Shaheed Maulana Matiur Rahman Nizami and his contributions

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on May 9, 2020 recalling the historic contribution of former Jamaat Ameer, internationally known religious scholar, former minister and member of parliament Shaheed Maulana Matiur Rahman Nizami. 

“Shaheed Maulana Matiur Rahman Nizami, a familiar name to the people of Bangladesh. He was a noted religious scholar and a thinker of Islam. His honesty, quality, generosity, humility and forgiving attitude have endowed him with a respectable position. By dint of his quality, since his boyhood he led the organization at various stages. He always kept him engaged in preaching, spreading and ...

Sri Lanka Jamaat-e-Islami’s former Ameer dies; Jamaat Ameer condoles

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following message of condolence on 5 May 2020 at the death of former Ameer of Sri Lankan Jamaat-e-Islami, Syed Muhammad Hasrat.

“I am deeply shocked and saddened at the death of Syed Muhammad Hasrat. He was a mindful man with humility and simplicity. He has played a significant role to preach and spread the message of Islam across Sri Lanka. He also obtained in-depth knowledge about different issues of Islam. Because of his sincere efforts, a simple book stationary shop has turned into a massive book publishing house over there. With this ...

Jamaat Ameer urges to preserve and protect the sanctity of holy Ramadan

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on April 23, 2020 urging to preserve and protect the sanctity of Ramadan and simultaneously recommending to modify the individuals, society and state based on Taqwa. 

“Amid the coronavirus pandemic worldwide, the holy month of Ramadan is appearing before us. The Noble Prophet (peace be upon him) has said: “Ramadan is the month, whose beginning is mercy, its middle forgiveness and its end, emancipation from the fire.”
In the last 10 days of this month, there will be the blessed night of Lailatul Qadr, which is better than thousand months. 

The ...

Jamaat Ameer expresses concern over the price hike of the essentials; urges government to take effective measures

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 21 March 2020 expressing deep concern over the increasing panic and fear among the people and the subsequent price hike of the essential commodities as the impact of the coronavirus outbreak worldwide. 

“In one hand, there are severe shortages of coronavirus test kits, while on the other, there are shortages of the essentials in the market, which have created a new crisis nationwide. Price of all essentials including rice and onions have increased once again. 

According to the reports of some dailies, in the retain market, within days, the price ...

Jamaat Ameer demands immediate and unconditional release of ATM Azharul Islam

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 17 March 2020 demanding immediate unconditional release of Jamaat’s Assistant Secretary General ATM Azharul Islam.

“Assistant Secretary General of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami, ATM Azharul Islam has been remaining behind the bar for last 9 years. The government arrested him in September of 2011. He had been tortured physically and mentally in those days. Even he was produced before the court as shackled with iron chain. High Court granted him bail in 2012 and he was released subsequently. But while he was staying in home, the law enforcers cordoned his house. ...

Jamaat Ameer congratulates the newly elected panel of Dhaka Union of Journalists (DUJ)

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 14 March 2020 congratulating the winners of the Dhaka Union of Journalists (DUJ) election.

“I am congratulating those winners who have secured victory in the election of Dhaka Union of Journalists (DUJ) in this crucial moment of the nation.

The journalists are the good conscience of the nation. They are playing pivotal role to establish democracy, rule of law and human rights in the country. DUJ has played significant role in different critical national issues earlier. We hope that the newly elected leaders of DUJ will continue to perform important ...

Fire destroys 200 shanties at Rupnagar and 50 in Jatrabari slums; Jamaat Ameer expresses concern

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 11 March 2020 expressing deep concern as around 200 shanties were damaged as a blaze swept through a slum in Dhaka's Rupnagar area and similarly another 50 houses were burnt in Gobindapur of Jatrabari of the capital this morning.

The most poor and impoverished people are living in slums. They are deprived from all basic living privileges. But in recent times, many slums and shanties are being burnt due to blaze and other accidents. Immediate after such an accident, many talks and discussion are being heard but finally it ...

Jamaat Ameer urges people to offer special prayer on Friday seeking refuge from corona virus outbreak

In a statement issued on 9 March 2020, Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has prayed to Almighty Allah seeking refuge from the infection of Corona virus.

“We are deeply concerned and worried over the outbreak of corona virus worldwide. We already received the news that 3 people of Bangladesh also got affected by this virus. Since then, the entire nation is tensed and passing days amid panic. Any such outbreak or calamity comes from the authority of Almighty Allah and He ensures its cure and remedy. Allah says in the Quran,

Be sure we shall test you with something of fear ...

20 killed in 3 road accidents in different places across the country; Jamaat Ameer condoles

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 1st March, 2020 expressing deep condolence as at least 20 people killed and another 20 injured in three separate road accidents which took place in Godagari of Rajshahi and Mymensingh on 29 February and third one in Moksedpur of Gopalganj district on 1st March.

“I am extremely saddened as at least 20 people killed in last 3 separate road accidents in last two days.

Some SSC examinees went in an excursion in Mymensingh and experienced a severe road accident which left 7 students killed on the spot. Such an accident ...

More than 50 people killed in violence over the citizenship act in India; Jamaat Ameer expresses concern

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Dr. Shafiqur Rahman has issued the following statement on 26 February, 2020 expressing deep concern over the existing anarchy and violent situation in India’s capital New Delhi centering the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) which left at least 50 people killed and several hundreds more injured.

“In last couple of days, severe violent situation has been created in different places of India centering the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA). Earlier, huge reaction and repercussion were created in different states of India which had caused violence as well. More than hundred petitions have been submitted in the Supreme Court of India ...

Jamaat Ameer calls the authority to release Maulana Abdus Subhan on emergency basis to ensure his treatment

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Maqbul Ahmad has issued the following statement on 11 September 2019 urging the concerned authority of the government to release Jamaat-e-Islami’s Nayeb-e-Ameer and former MP Maulana Abdus Subhan to facilitate his treatment.

“Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Nayeb-e-Ameer, former MP and renowned religious personality Maulana Abdus Subhan suddenly slipped down inside the prison and subsequently his left hand became fractured. As a result, he became critically sick. His family and relatives are deeply worried due to his deteriorating situation. The doctors of the prison recommended to provide him treatment in a specialized hospital outside the jail periphery. But till now, no ...

Ameer-e-Jamaat calls to observe 21st February as International Mother Language Day with due solemnity

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s Ameer Maqbul Ahmad has issued the following statement on 18th February, 2017-02-18 urging the countrymen to observe ‘International Mother Language Day and Glorious Martyrdom Day’ on next 21st February with due solemnity and fervour.

“21st February is ‘International Mother Language Day and Glorious Martyrdom Day’. Bengali Language has achieved the recognition as the state language and 21st February has also gained recognition as the International Mother Language Day for the sacrifice and bloods of our great martyrs. The nation will always remember those heroes and great martyrs who had sacrificed their lives demanding the recognition ...

Jamaat Ameer calls to observe Independence and National Day with due significance on 26th March

Ameer of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami, Maqbul Ahmad has issued the following statement on 23rd March, 2017 urging to observe glorious Independence and National Day on 26th March with due significance and fervor.

“The Independence and National Day is going to be observed on 26th March. This day has an immense significance and importance in our national lives. We have achieved our independence with the utmost sacrifice of the valiant freedom fighters. Bangladesh has appeared in the global map as a sovereign and independent nation as a consequence of the consistent resistance of the heroic sons of the soil ...

Jamaat Ameer congratulates the newly elected members of the Supreme Court Bar Association

Ameer of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami, Maqbul Ahmad has issued the following statement on 24th March, 2017 congratulating all the winners who have secured victory in the recently election of Bangladesh Supreme Court Bar Association for 2017-18 sessions.

“On behalf of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami and I personally congratulate all the winners who have secured victory in the recently election of Bangladesh Supreme Court Bar Association.

I hope and expect that the newly elected Supreme Court Bar Association will play a pivotal and effective role in the ongoing struggle for establishing democracy, rule of law and justice in the country.

Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s proposal on structuring and strengthening Election Commission

Ameer of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami Maqbul Ahmad has placed the following recommendations to resolve the ongoing political deadlock in Bangladesh, to formulate the new Election Commission, to strengthen the electoral body and also to ensure fairness of the interim government during the election. In his proposals, Jamaat Ameer stated that according to the constitution of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh, this nation is free, independent and sovereign state. Democracy is one of the fundamental pillars for administering this country. Democracy is also the prime catalyst to ensure the good governance, development, progress and stability. The citizens can secure their ...