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Khulna AL leader suspended over Facebook post on agreement with India

  • Published at 11:06 am October 10th, 2019
Sheikh Baharul Alam
Photo of Sheikh Baharul Alam Collected

He was accused of violating party policy in Facebook post

Khulna Awami League Executive Committee member Sheikh Baharul Alam has been suspended for violating party discipline.

Khulna district unit Awami League Office Secretary Advocate Farid Ahmed issued a press release in this regard on Wednesday evening.

The statement said: "Baharul Alam violated party discipline by posting an anti-state status related to the business relations between India and Bangladesh on his personal Facebook account.”

The screenshot of the post in facebook by  Sheikh Baharul Alam Collected

“He also passed a direct comment on the nature of India's treatment towards Bangladesh regarding the recent issue of exporting and importing gas between the two countries.”

"We also sent him a show cause notice, asking him to explain within seven working days his action, and why the committee should not ban him permanently from the party," the release furthered.”

Khulna district unit Awami League President Sheikh Harunur Rashid chaired the meeting in which the decision of suspending Baharul was taken.