Gonoforum President Dr Kamal Hossain dissolves the party’s central committee amid expulsion and counter-expulsions by a section of party leaders.
Referring to the case filed against Prothom Alo Editor Matiur Rahman and nine others, Jatiya Oikyafront in a statement today called upon the authorities concerned to refrain from efforts to curb freedom of expression and press.
Terming hike of the gas price illogical, Gonoforum calls upon the government to immediately repeal the decision of hiking gas tariff for the greater interest of people.
Expressing dissatisfaction over the formation of Gonoforum’s new central committee, a section of party leaders has alleged that contributions of the dedicated and tested leaders were not evaluated.
Gonoforum will take organisational action against its lawmaker Mokabbir Khan as he took oath as a member of parliament defying the party's decision.
Gonoforum will take organisational steps against its lawmaker Mokabbir Khan as he took oath as a member of the 11th parliament on Tuesday defying the party’s decision, a party statement says.
Gonoforum's another MP-elect Mokabbir Khan (Sylhet-2) is going to be sworn in tomorrow, following the footstep of party MP Sultan Mohammad Mansur.
Amidst much confusion as to whether Gonoforum-elect MPs would join sessions of the 11th parliament, Mr Sultan Mansur, the elected MP from Moulvibazar-2 constituency under Gonoforum's banner, finally took his oath as a member of parliament on March 7, 2019.
The Gonoforum yesterday expelled Sultan Mohammad Mansur from the party, hours after he took oath as a member of parliament, violating a party decision.
Gonoforum expels Sultan Mohammad Mansur for taking oath as a member of the 11th parliament violating the party’s discipline and political principle.
Sultan Mohammad Mansur, the lawmaker-elect from Gonoforum banner, has taken his oath as a member of the parliament. He has gone outside the decision of his party Gonoforum and its greater political alliance Jatiya Oikyafront to take oath as lawmaker.
Though two lawmakers-elect of the Gonoforum have expressed willingness to join parliament, the party still sticks to its decision of not joining.
Jatiya Oikyafront Convener Dr Kamal Hossain is scheduled to return home from Thailand at midnight.
As part of its move to strengthen the party's organisational capacity, Gonoforum will hold its national council on March 23-24 next in Dhaka.
Two lawmakers-elect of the Gonoforum may take oath and join the 11th parliament, Dr Kamal Hossain said yesterday.
The Election Commission yesterday allowed slain finance minister Shah AMS Kibria's son Reza Kibria, Jatiya Party leader Masud Parvez Sohel Rana, and 76 others to run in the December 30 election.
The High Court (HC) directs the returning officers to receive and scrutinise nomination papers of three aspirants of Dhaka-16 and Kishoreganj-1 and Kishoreganj-2 constituencies in 12 hours.
The Gonoforum, a component of the Jatiya Oikyafront, yesterday promised it would do everything to reduce the rising economic inequality in the country if the party was voted to power in the upcoming parliamentary election.