Islamic Front Bangladesh

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Islamic Front Bangladesh
ইসলামিক ফ্রন্ট বাংলাদেশ
President Bahadur Shah Mujaddedi
Secretary-General Abul Rashar Mohammad Zainul Abedin (Zubaer)
Headquarters 60/A, Purana Paltan, Dhaka-1000[1]

Islamic Front Bangladesh (Bengali: ইসলামিক ফ্রন্ট বাংলাদেশ) is a Islamist political party in Bangladesh.[2]


In December 2006, the Islamic Front Bangladesh aligned itself with the Awami League-led 'Grand Alliance'.[3][4]

Sayed Bahadur Shah Mujaddedi is the president of the party, Allama Khandaker Golam Mawla Nakshibadi is the Vice President and Abul Rashar Mohammad Zainul Abedin (Zubaer) its secretary.[1][5]

The goal of the party is the creation of a society based on Sunni philosophy. It considers that the main Islamist party in Bangladesh, Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami, is distorting Islam.[6] This party is a separate fraction of its original party Bangladesh Islami Front and to attract the workers of main party they used this name Islamic Front Bangladesh. Their main party blame Zainul Abedin Zubair for dividing.


  1. ^ a b রাজনৈতিক দলসমূহের নিবন্ধন [Registered Political Parties]. Election Commission Bangladesh (in Bengali). 4 May 2016. Retrieved 16 May 2016. 
  2. ^ "Extremists responsible for Farooqi's murder, claims family". Retrieved 8 May 2016. 
  3. ^ Singh, Supriya (March 2007). "Bangladesh in 2006: Teetering Political Edifice and Democracy" (PDF). Institute of Peace and Conflict Studies. 
  4. ^ "Dec 06 SABangladesh" (PDF). Institute of Peace and Conflict Studies. Archived from the original (PDF) on 7 June 2007. 
  5. ^ "Ittefaq.Com". 2008-05-23. Retrieved 2016-05-11. 
  6. ^ "Jamaat distorts Islam under govt patronage: Islamic Front". The Daily Star. 2004-04-20. Retrieved 2016-05-11.