An official in his office said the prime minister told Shakib to continue playing.
Shakib and Mashrafe Bin Mortuza XI expressed interest in receiving the nomination form on Sunday from the party's candidate for parliamentary elections, said deputy secretary of the party's cabinet, Biplob Barua.
"They (Mashrafe and Shakib) have called our Secretary General Obaidul Quader, they will choose the nomination form tomorrow (Sunday)."
Mashrafe Narail and Shakib are invited to participate in the Magura elections, the Awami League said.
Later, Shakib went to Gonobhaba and met with Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, a responsible official of the Prime Minister's Office said.
"The prime minister told him that there is a World Cup ahead. You keep playing," he said.
Shakib's statement was not immediately available in this regard.
However, Mashrafe said he may withdraw the nomination form on Sunday.
The Awami League began selling the Election Commission nomination forms on Thursday after the announcement of the eleventh schedule for the parliamentary elections on Thursday. This program is happening in Dhanmondi's office.
Captain of a national day of cricket, Mashrafee has already joined the field of public welfare as well as in public welfare work.
Last year he created an organization called & # 39; Narail Express Foundation & # 39; Your goal is to develop Narail in different areas.
Test the house of Captain Shakib in Magura Sadar.