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Ershad asks JP ministers to resign

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Jatiya Party chairman HM Ershad has ordered his party's ministers and advisor to resign from 'all-party' cabinet, a day after he announced boycott of general elections, reported bdnews24.com.
He gave out the directive while speaking to reporters after a meeting with Indian Foreign Secretary Sujatha Singh at his house at Banani on Wednesday.
‘It is my final word that I won’t go to polls. Withdraw your nomination papers if you have filed them,’ said Ersahd.
‘And those who are in the all-party cabinet, I am urging them to resign,’ Ersahd said.
The party has four ministers, two state ministers in the cabinet led by Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina. There is also a Prime Minister’s advisor from his party.




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