• Wednesday, Apr 21, 2021
  • Last Update : 02:30 am

Quader: BNP disrespects Liberation War by making a fugitive open golden jubilee program

  • Published at 07:22 pm March 2nd, 2021
Minister Obidul Quader
File Photo: Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader speaks to reporters at the secretariat on Monday, January 20, 2020 Monday

A convicted fugitive inaugurated its programs on the banks of the Thames River (in London) despite having many senior leaders and freedom fighters in the party, the Awami League general secretary says

Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader on Tuesday said BNP has shown disrespect to the Liberation War through the inauguration of its programs, marking the golden jubilee of the country’s independence, by a convict.

“BNP showed disrespect to the country’s Liberation War by getting inaugurated its programs, taken on the occasion of the golden jubilee of independence, by a person convicted in graft cases,” he said.

Quader, also the road transport and bridges minister, came up with the remarks while speaking at the inaugural ceremony of BRTC double-decker bus service on Chittagong-Boalkhali road via video conference from his official residence in Dhaka.

He said the country’s people are surprised to see that the function of a greatest achievement like the golden jubilee of independence was inaugurated by a convicted fugitive.

Quader said people are now raising questions about the BNP’s commitment to independence as a convicted fugitive inaugurated its programs on the banks of the Thames River (in London) despite having many senior leaders and freedom fighters in the party. He said BNP has violated the spirit and values of the Liberation War by disregarding the country’s independence.


Also Read - BNP launches year-long program for golden jubilee of Independence


“What spirit BNP wants to implement by paving the way for the communal forces to do politics in the country?” he questioned. The Awami League general secretary said BNP leaders alleged that there was no politics in the country.

“If people do not vote for the BNP candidates…do we make the BNP candidates win by force to prove that there is democracy in the country?” he asked.

He said the country’s people have turned their faces from BNP and the party, not the Election Commission, itself is responsible for that.

About the transport sector, the minister said women are showing interest in driving gradually and that is why they should be trained.

Instructing the BRTC officials to restore the lost glory of the public entity, he said new routes will be identified to extend bus service across the country.

Local MP Moslem Uddin Ahmad, leaders of Awami League Chittagong south district unit and BRTC officials were present.

53
Facebook 52
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