Wicketkeeper-batsman Mushfiqur Rahim was restored to the Bangladesh ranks on Saturday as Dhaka named a 16-man squad for a three-match one-day international series against Zimbabwe
At stumps, Liton was unbeaten with a career-best 135 with Mushfiqur on 115, his second hundred in as many innings, as Bangladesh reached 277-5 on the first day
Mushfiqur Rahim has been granted leave to go on the Hajj pilgrimage and is set to miss Bangladesh's tour of West Indies.
Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka, 1st Test: Veteran India batter Dinesh Karthik praised Bangladesh cricketer Mushfiqur Rahim after the latter became the first to reach the milestone of 5000 Test runs from his nation.
Mushfiqur spoke to the media in a press conference after the end if the fourth day's play and said that people in Bangladesh often compare him with the legendary Australia batter Sir Donald Bradman when he scores runs, but are quick to criticise him when he is unable to score runs.
Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka, 1st Test, Day 4: Sri Lanka lost the wickets of Oshada Fernando Lasith Embuldeniya early in the second innings and were paced at 39/2 at Stumps on Day 4, trailing Bangladesh by 29 runs.
Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka, 1st Test: Mushfiqur Rahim became the first Bangladeshi cricketer to complete 5,000 Test runs on Wednesday when the hosts faced Sri Lanka in Chittagong.
South Africa vs Bangladesh, 1st Test, Day 5, Highlights: Keshav Maharaj took seven wickets as South Africa registered a comprehensive 220-run win.
Liton Das scored his maiden Test century as the Bangladesh wicket-keeper and Mushfiqur Rahim helped rebuild after a top-order collapse in the first Test against Pakistan in Chittagong on Friday.
Bangladesh will rest batsman Mushfiqur Rahim for the three-match T20I series against Pakistan starting in Dhaka on Friday.