Rashedul Islam, Rupganj (Narayanganj): Textile and Jute Minister Golam Dastagir Gazi Bir Pratik has said that the resigned leaders of Awami League will be nominated in the local government elections. No intruder or hybrid leader will be nominated. Leaders of the movement will be evaluated. The perpetrators of the August 21 grenade attack must also be brought under the law.
The assassination of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman on 15 August in his own family and the grenade attack on 21 August are linked. The grenade attack was aimed at Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on that day to make the Awami League leaderless. That grenade was a specialized lethal weapon. Which are used in general frontal warfare. He said this while addressing a commemorative video conference at the Nagarpara Government Primary School ground of Kayetpara Union in Rupganj on Tuesday.
The meeting was presided over by Alhaj Md. Jahed Ali, President of Kayetpara Union Awami League. Abdul Hai, President of Narayanganj District Awami League, Alhaj Md. Shahjahan Bhuiyan, Chairman of Rupganj Upazila Parishad, Hasina Gazi, Mayor of Tarabo Municipality, Gazi Golam Mortuza Pappa, Director of BCB and Gazi Group, Alhaj Rafiqul, Chairman of Kanchan Municipality Alhaj Rafiqul addressed the meeting.
Chalauddin Bhuiyan, Daudpur UP Chairman Nurul Islam Jahangir, Kanchan Municipal Awami League General Secretary Golam Rasul Kali, Rupganj Upazila Juba League President Kamrul Hasan Tuhin, General Secretary Mostafizur Rahman Shahin, Awami League leader Tabibul Qadir, Rupganj Upazila Mahila Awami League General Secretary Sheela Rani Pal.
The program ended with a prayer mahfil and distribution of cooked food.