Gono Forum (GF) leaders yesterday called on the people to unite to elect the honest and competent candidates in local government and national elections to be held as per the electoral roadmap announced by the Election Commission.
They also called on the people to remain alert so that the corrupt people, plunderers of public property and those who politicised all the institutions cannot use any tactics to return to power.
The leaders made the call at a meeting of the party's presidium meeting at its Baily Road office in the capital. Gono Forum President Dr Kamal Hossain presided over the meeting.
The party has also formed a nine-member committee to unite people and like-minded groups in order to help get the honest and competent candidates elected.
The members of the committee include Gono Forum presidium members Pankaj Bhattacharya, Mofizul Islam Khan Kamal, Commander (retd) Abdur Rouf, former whip Mohammad Abdur Rouf, Mohammad Shamsuddoha, advocate SM Altaf Hossain, Mokabbir Khan, General Secretary (acting) advocate Subrata Chowdhury and Organising Secretary Mostafa Mohsin Montu.