BNP reveals Bertelsmann document ‘shameful’

Politics Desk, Tanvir Ahamed Shawon, Staff Reporter, Dhaka Office: BNP reveals Bertelsmann document ‘shameful’, BNP secretary state-of-the-art Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir the previous day said it’s miles a count of shame as Bangladesh has been enlisted as ‘certainly one of 5 new autocratic worldwide locations’ by using way of a German-primarily based institution, reports UNB. “BBC on-line has posted a record primarily based at the findings of a German-primarily based agency that Bangladesh is taken into consideration one of 5 low-score international places in which autocracy emerged disposing of democracy,” he stated.

Speaking at a press beefing at BNP’s Nayapaltan applicable place of work, Fakhrul similarly stated, “As Bangladeshi citizens and people people who fought for democracy and earned the u . S . A .’s independence sense ashamed of seeing the look at findings.” Mentioning that their party has lengthy been saying democracy is absent in Bangladesh, he said their statement has been proved proper and stated thru the study.

“The government has now taken the u . S . A . To this kind of degree with its despotic rule.”
German-based totally corporation Bertelsmann Stiftung in its report released on Friday stated five international places — Bangladesh, Lebanon, Mozambique, Nicaragua and Uganda — ‘now not meet the minimum standards for democracy.

“These international locations, in which democracy has been step by step undermined for years, are under autocratic rule….,” said Bertelsmann Stiftung’s Transformation Index record 2018.

Fakhrul said their celebration has formed 37 groups, comprising senior leaders, to visit the its 78 organizational districts to intensify their movement for having their birthday party chief Khaleda Zia launched from prison and take reviews of the birthday party grassroots fanatics approximately the us of a’s political situations.

He said the groups will complete their visits via April 20.

About their celebration’s plan for holding a public rally at Suhrawardy Udyan on March 29, the BNP leader stated their birthday celebration is going to ship a letter to the Home Minister asking for him to permit them for containing the programme.

He deplored that HM Ershad, who grabbed energy in this day (March 24) ousting an elected authorities, became allowed to hold a rally at the Suhrawardy Udyan. “On the opposite hand, BNP which struggled toward autocrat (Ershad) has no longer been given permission for a long term to maintain a rally at the equal venue.”

Fakhrul said they have completed all the important preparations to diploma the rally. “We’re sending a letter to the Home Minister in recent times (Sunday) on this regard.” He stated their birthday party’s a delegation, led with the useful resource of fame committee member Nazrul Islam Khan, is set to satisfy the Home Minister and cease the letter to him.


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