BNP chief Khaleda Zia was sent an invitation letter to attend Awami League’s upcoming council on Thursday morning.
A delegation of the ruling party handed two separate invitation letters over to BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir, one for him and the other for their party chief.
The delegation, led by Deputy Office Secretary Mrinal Kanti Das went to the BNP’s Nayapaltan central office around 11:00am and handed over the letters to Fakhrul.
Mrinal Kanti later confirmed reporters that Mirza Fakhrul accepted the letters.
The 20th council of ruling Awami League is scheduled to be held during October 22-23 in capital’s Suhrawardy Udyan.