• Wednesday, Sep 30, 2020
  • Last Update : 01:36 pm

Dr Kamal: Form poll-time govt, reform EC before national polls

  • Published at 10:36 pm September 23rd, 2018
web-Jatiya Oikya Prokriya-kamal-hossain
Dr Kamal Hossain, centre, talks to other leaders of Jatiya Oikya Prokriya during a citizen's rally at the Mahanagar Natya Mancha on Saturday, September 21, 2018 Dhaka Tribune

The announcement of Jatiya Oikya Prokriya came from a press conference held at the National Press Club on Saturday, September 15

Gono Forum President Dr Kamal Hossain has urged the government to form a neutral poll-time government and reconstitute the Election Commission (EC) before the upcoming general election.

He also strongly slammed the Digital Security Act 2018 stating that it facilitates the law enforcers to arrest, seize and raid anyone without warrant, said a press release on Sunday, reports UNB.

The Digital Security Bill 2018 was passed in parliament on September 20.

Dr Kamal said: "A national unity has been formed with demands for a fair election, rule of law and democracy." He urged all to spread this unity to districts, upazilas and villages across the country.

Earlier, Dr Kamal led Jatiya Oikya Prokriya along with Dr Badruddoza Chowdhury-led Juktofront formally announced the journey of a "greater national unity" to ensure "functional democracy" in the country through holding a credible national election where later BNP showed their unity.

The announcement of Jatiya Oikya Prokriya came from a press conference held at the National Press Club on Saturday, September 15.

Earlier, on August 20, Juktofront Chairman and former president Badruddoza, and Gono Forum President Dr Kamal, announced the forging of an alliance of greater unity in the interest of the nation.

Juktofront was formed on December 4, 2017 and consists of Bikalpadhara, Bangladesh, Krishak Sramik Janata League (KSJL), Jatiya Samajtantrik Dal (JSD) and Nagorik Oikya.

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