High Commissioner of Bangladesh Tarik Ahsan and his wife Mahajabeen Ahsan hosted an Iftar dinner on the second day of Ramazan. The event attended by senior diplomats, politicians, private sector and civil society representatives, and others guests. Senator Mushahid Hussain, Islamabad Mayor Sheikh Anser Aziz and the dean of the diplomatic corps, Ambassador Movlamov Atajan, were among the dignitaries, along with the high commissioners of India and Sri Lanka, Ajay Bisaria and Noordin Mohamad Shaheid, respectively. In his welcome speech, High Commissioner Ahsan underlined the importance of Ramazan for peace, cooperation and understanding in public and private spheres of life. He thanked guests for coming; then it was time to break the fast, go for prayer and have dinner together. A group of students were also in attendance. The group included three sons of staff members of the high commission, who are doing their A-level studies in Islamabad.