Suranjit slams Ershad for his U-turn
Polls schedule could be deferredNew Age online
Suranjit Sengupta, an advisory council member of the Awami League, slammed Jatiya Party chairman HM Ershad for his U-turn from elections.
In the wake of JP chief’s Tuesday’s announcement that his party will boycott the forthcoming 10th parliamentary polls---scheduled for January 5---Suranjit Sengupta said the matter should not get much attention at this point.
‘I think, we should wait for some days…instead of paying much attention to his (Ershad’s) decision,’ Suranjit said.
Suranjit, also a former minister without portfolio, made the remarks while addressing at a discussion at the Liberation War Museum in the capital this afternoon.
JP chairman HM Ershad at a news conference today announced that his party is boycotting the upcoming 10th parliamentary polls and asked his MP candidates to withdraw their nominations.
On the BNP’s demand to postpone the schedule for the 10th parliamentary election, Suranjit said, ‘it could be rescheduled.’
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