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mihrab

mihrab with the minbar on the right
A niche in the mosque or any religious Muslim building indicating direction of prayer toward Mecca. Focal point of decoration with dome in front.
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Bangladesh took their first wicket after nearly three hours of play, Neil McKenzie's square-drive off Shahadat Hossain slicing to Mehrab Hossain at backward point.
Mehrab Hossain struck a quick-fire 42 while Minhazul steadied the innings with a composed 53 not out to rescue Bangladesh from 99 for six to 178 for seven.
Mehrab, who shared 32 runs with Tamim Iqbal, provided Bangladesh with an answer to their perennial opening problem after he replaced Zunaed Siddique in the squad.
The carved bricks would be refixed as part of the Mehrab (dome) once the Rs 10 million scheme for conservation of the dilapidated monument is approved.
The injured identified as Abdul Ghani, Amir-ul-Mulk, Abdul Hameed, Iftekhar Ahmad and Mehrab Khan.
When Bangladesh batted, they lost Mehrab Hossain jnr (eight) early on but Shahriar Nafees (36) and Ahmed added 92 for the second wicket to set up the win.
Bangladesh had set them a meagre target of 183 for victory, their innings built around Mehrab Hossain's 64 runs off 129 deliveries.
Loudon trapped Mehrab Hossain Jr lbw for 41 and nightwatch-man Mosharaf Hossain was run out.
The other members of the team are Khalid Moosa, Amit Sampat, Mohsin Gul Baig, Rafiq Mohammed, Nadil Yousuf, Nadeem Aslam, Ahmed Mohammed Mahmood,Shahjehan Sher Mohammed, Sharif Pindook,Yousuf Rahim Bux, Ismail Ghulam, Shakeel Mahmood, Sameer Mehrab and Asif Abdul Samad.
The hosts resumed yesterday, still 13 runs behind the tourists' first-innings total, and Loudon took the first wicket of the day when he trapped Mehrab Hossain jnr leg-before for 41.
Mehrab Hossain looks the best Bangladesh batsmen and can be backed at 4-1.
Geagea words came during a meeting in Mehrab with a delegation of the Banking Department in the party.