GAZIPUR: The country’s largest Jumu'ah, also known as Friday Prayer, has been held on Biswa Ijtema ground at Tongi on the outskirts of the city on Friday (January 17).
Devotees have been flocking to the ground to attend the second phase of 55th Biswa Ijtema since Friday morning.
Apart from the designated Ijtema ground, the devotees occupied nearby roads, footpath and open spaces. Many people were seen participating in the prayer from rooftops, boats wherever they could manage.
The number of devotees is assumed to be a few lakhs.
BDST: 1454 HRS, JAN 17, 2019