BNP’s real loss in announcing the sit-ins without proper coordination was giving the upper hand to the ruling party
Although it happens to be a prevailing practice, this culture of 'counter-programme' only indicates moral insecurity.
Authorities must prevent violence and legal intimidation targeting BNP activists
The Awami League at this point is not considering talks with the BNP to solve the current political impasse over the next general elections.
Misleading analyses can help propagate a narrative for immediate damage control, but are not helpful to overcome the real crisis.
It must be recognised that the election is not a one-day phenomenon – it is a process involving multiple interrelated steps
Business-as-usual approach to dealing with the opposition will not create the right condition for free polls