“Syed Ashraful Islam has performed additional duties when he was a minister as he is the general secretary of the party. The Awami League is a large party and naturally he has to shoulder more responsibility of the party. Maybe that is why Ashraful Islam was removed from the ministry."
Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader said while addressing reporters at Babubazar in the capital yesterday.
“Who to get a portfolio in the cabinet solely depends on the power or jurisdiction of the prime minister. Party President Sheikh Hasina knows the best who is better for the cabinet and the party as well."
AL Advisory Council Member Suranjit Sengupta said at a discussion at the Diploma Engineers Institution yesterday.