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Remarks of govt illogical, funny: BNP

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Bangladesh Nationalist Party acting secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir said on Monday his party has no connection with the so-called video statement of the international terrorist network, al-Qaeda.
‘The foreign ministry is yet not confirm the authenticity of the video statement,’ he said adding the remarks of some ministers and those of political leaders---at this point---involving BNP is not only illogical, it is also funny.
The BNP leader made the remarks while addressing a press briefing at the party's central office at Nayapaltan in the city, this morning.
‘BNP never supported terrorism and militancy rather such elements were originated during the AL tenure…a vested quarter is hatching conspiracy against BNP,’ he said adding the government is trying to misguide people through false remarks and that they are also trying to undermine BNP by issuing fabricated allegations.
He also urged the government to keep off from such conspiracy that intends to divide the country and the citizens for the sake of the country’s politics. 
State minister for foreign affairs Shahriar Alam had said on Sunday that the BNP-Jamaat had connection with the international terrorist network and if the authenticity of this video message was established, their allegation against BNP-Jamaat would also prove true.
The BNP leader alleged that the ‘international community’ has rebuffed the ‘farcical’ January 5 polls. But now the government is trying to allure the US in their side, by citing threats by the al-Qaeda, through a so-called video message.




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