No nat’l election with out Khaleda, warns BNP

Politics Desk, Tanvir Ahamed Shawon, Staff Reporter, Dhaka Office: BNP yesterday warned it’d now not permit the following preferred election to be held if birthday celebration chairperson Khaleda Zia became debarred from participation by way of preserving her in jail. The birthday celebration also demanded reconstitution of the Election Commission, dissolution of parliament, formation of a neutral authorities and army deployment.

“Elections have to be held in the u . S . A . Only if there’s a congenial atmosphere,” BNP secretary widespread Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir.
Alamgir changed into speaking on the celebration’s seven-hour-lengthy hunger strike programme at Dhaka Mohanagar Natya Mancha. Similar strikes to demand Khaleda’s unconditional release were held on the town and district levels in the usa. In Dhaka, the hunger strike started out at 9 am and persevered till 4:10 pm, while Ganoshasthya Kendra founder Zafrullah Chowdhury provided fruit juice to Alamgir.

Thousands of leaders and activists of BNP, its frontal and accomplice organisations took element within the hunger strike. The leaders appealed to the collection no longer to participate in the election if Khaleda turned into debarred from contesting.

Alamgir stated the statements of the audio system had made it clear that there would be no election inside the u . S . If Khaleda became kept in prison.

The BNP secretary wellknown also accused the government of not presenting proper remedy to Khaleda or the minimal facilities that she deserved.

“The present authorities is plotting to keep our leader out of politics. The final goal is to preserve the BNP faraway from election and politics,” he stated.

Alamgir known as upon all political leaders and experts to unite “for the emancipation of the us of a and its sixteen crore human beings, restoration of democracy and oust the autocratic authorities”.

BNP standing committee member Dr Khandaker Mosharraf Hossain alleged that the authorities became plotting to preserve some other farcical election like the January 5, 2014 polls by using preserving Khaleda, BNP and the 20-birthday celebration alliance out of the

election process. He stated there was no opportunity to a movement to loose the united states from the “autocratic regime”.

Barrister Moudud Ahmed said Khaleda’s release became being behind schedule as the lower courts were being run under the government instructions.

He known as upon birthday party leaders and activists to launch a motion, saying that it would be the most effective opportunity left if Khaleda’s release could not be secured through the prison technique. “This time, make preparations for a motion. A programme will be given and it need to be applied,” he delivered.

Mirza Abbas said “autocrat” Ershad too become ashamed of the autocratic movements of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina.

BNP leaders Goyeshwar Chandra Roy, Abdullah Al NOman, Altaf Hossain Chowdhury, Selima Rahman, Chowdhury Kamal Ibne Yusuf, DR AZM Zahid Hossain, Amanullah Aman, Syed Moazzem Hossain Alal and others additionally addressed the starvation strike.

Jamaat leader Prof Mojibur Rahman, Jatiya Party (Kazi Zafar) chief Mostafa Jamal Haider, LDP leader REdwan Ahmed, Khelafat Majlish leader Maulana Mojibur Rahman, Islami Oikya Jote chief Maulana Abdul Karim, NPP chief Fariduzzaman Farhar, Labour Party leader Mostafizur Rahman Iran, Jagpa chief Khandaker Lutfor Rahman, DL chief Saifuddin Moni, Sammayabadi Dal leader Sayed Ahmed, Peoples League chief Syed Mahbub Hossain, Mahmudur Rahman Manna of Nagorik Oikya, Prof Emajuddin Ahmed, Prof Akhter Hossain Khan and BFUJ president Ruhul Amin Gazi expressed aid for the BNP programme.

Earlier on February 14, BNP had observed a starvation strike in the front of the National Press Club. The strike was staged after a unique judge courtroom convicted Khaleda in a graft case and sentenced to 5 years of imprisonment on February eight.


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