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Quader: PM dealing with Chhatra League issues

  • Published at 03:52 pm September 11th, 2019
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She tasked four party leaders to deal with issues related to Chhatra League

Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader has said Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina herself is looking into the matter involving incumbent president and general secretary of Chhatra League.

"Any amendment or change to Chhatra League will be handled by the prime minister herself," he told reporters at the Secretariat on Wednesday, reports UNB. 

Asked about the upcoming council of Chhatra League, he said: "There has been no decision about it yet. It is an internal matter of the party."

Quader, also the road transport and bridges minister , said Prime Minister Hasina has tasked four party leaders to deal with issues related with Chhatra League.

Chhatra League faces PM's wrath

On September 7, the premier expressed her dissatisfaction with Chhatra League top brass during a meeting of the Local Government Nomination Board.

A former minister, currently a presidium member,      said the prime minister was so furious with them that at one point of the meeting, she said that would dissolve Chhatra League central committee.

During the meeting, other leaders, including Quader, pointed out several allegations of bribes taken for approving unit committees.