• Wednesday, Dec 08, 2021
  • Last Update : 12:59 am

Hasan: BNP sounds much as it has no public support

  • Published at 10:01 pm October 7th, 2021
Hasan Mahmud pid
File photo of Information Minister Hasan Mahmud talking to reporters at the secretariat on Sunday, October 3, 2021 PID

The minister reiterates that there will be no polls-time government in Bangladesh

BNP sounds much like empty pitchers as the party has no public support, said Information and Broadcasting Minister Dr Hasan Mahmud.

"The recent statement of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina was justified as she raised questions saying why people will cast their votes for BNP” he said while responding to media queries at the Secretariat on Thursday. 

"Will the people cast vote for BNP for hurling patrol bombs, blasting bombs at 500 places simultaneously and thronging bombs at court or grenade attacks like Bangabandhu Avenue or creating 'Bangla Bhai' and Shyaikh Abdur Rahman?" he posed the question.


Also Read - PM Hasina: BNP out to make polls controversial


The minister was speaking to the media after a meeting with leaders of Editors Forum who lauded him for taking steps to implement the clean feed foreign TV channels broadcasting.

Hasan, also Awami League joint general secretary, extended thanks to the forum leaders for their stance in favor of the clean feed.

Responding to another query over BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir’s comments on the formation of the Election Commission (EC), the minister said there are some "intellectuals" in the country who give different statements at various times and if they do not give any statement, how will the people accept them as 'intellectuals'?


Also Read - Fakhrul: No more games in the name of national election


The outgoing Election Commission was also formed through a search committee and a BNP-nominated person was also appointed as a commissioner in EC too, he added.

The next Election Commission will also be formed through a search committee, the minister said.

He said there is no scope for a caretaker government in Bangladesh. The present government will work as an election period government for doing routine works, he added.

Hasan said that the elections will be held under the Election Commission like England, the USA, India, and other countries of Continental Europe.

The minister said his ministry is working relentlessly to establish rules and regulations based on justice and fairness.

52
Facebook 51
blogger sharing button blogger
buffer sharing button buffer
diaspora sharing button diaspora
digg sharing button digg
douban sharing button douban
email sharing button email
evernote sharing button evernote
flipboard sharing button flipboard
pocket sharing button getpocket
github sharing button github
gmail sharing button gmail
googlebookmarks sharing button googlebookmarks
hackernews sharing button hackernews
instapaper sharing button instapaper
line sharing button line
linkedin sharing button linkedin
livejournal sharing button livejournal
mailru sharing button mailru
medium sharing button medium
meneame sharing button meneame
messenger sharing button messenger
odnoklassniki sharing button odnoklassniki
pinterest sharing button pinterest
print sharing button print
qzone sharing button qzone
reddit sharing button reddit
refind sharing button refind
renren sharing button renren
skype sharing button skype
snapchat sharing button snapchat
surfingbird sharing button surfingbird
telegram sharing button telegram
tumblr sharing button tumblr
twitter sharing button twitter
vk sharing button vk
wechat sharing button wechat
weibo sharing button weibo
whatsapp sharing button whatsapp
wordpress sharing button wordpress
xing sharing button xing
yahoomail sharing button yahoomail