Twin Ijtema has started at Bishwa Ijtema Maidan on the banks of Turag river in Tongi. The two-day preparatory rally for the Ijtema began on Thursday morning. Worshipers started entering the ground from Wednesday. The joint ijtema of Maulana Yobayers will end with the munajat on Saturday.
Mufti Zahir Ibn Muslim, media coordinator of the World Ijtema, told the media that the twin Ijtema would be held in a tinshed located next to Munnu Cotton Textiles Mills on the north side of the Maidan. Devotees from four districts will take part in this joint Ijtema.
Two thousand five hundred devotees from Dhaka district, seven hundred from Gazipur district, four hundred from Tangail district and four hundred from Manikganj district will be able to take part in it. A total of 4,000 devotees will be able to attend, he said.