October 17, 2021, 10:29 pm
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina is running the government with 100% honesty and transparency, and her government’s stance against irregularities and corruption is very strict and clear, said Awami League General Secretary, Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader. He said no one, including the MP-minister, is above accountability.
He added that the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) can take action against any crime. As an independent body, the ACC can investigate and take action against any crime.
Obaidul Quader made the remarks at a distribution of Corona safety equipment among various delegates at noon on Thursday (July 29) at Bangabandhu Avenue at the initiative of the party’s relief and social welfare sub-committee.
Replying to a question from reporters on the accounting of assets of MPs and ministers, the Awami League general secretary said, “Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina is running the government with 100% honesty and transparency. Her government’s stance against irregularities and corruption is very strict and clear.”
In the meantime, the ACC has taken action against many leaders and MPs. The government could not save anyone. There is no interference or obstruction from the government on the ACC to take action against corruption and irregularities. None of us should have any objection to submitting the statement of assets, I am ready to give the account of assets myself. In addition, the assets are also calculated through income tax returns every year. If there is a discrepancy in the calculation or tax payment, the ACC will be able to investigate.
Awami League presidium member Matia Chowdhury, Awami League presidium member Abdur Rahman, organizing secretary SM Kamal Hossain, central committee members Reazul Kabir Kausar and Syed Abdul Awal Shamim, MP Umme Kulsum Smriti, diploma engineer institute Hamid, General Secretary Shamsur Rahman. Besides, the president and general secretary of the German branch of the Awami League were virtually involved. Later, the leaders distributed corona protection materials among the delegates.