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Re-elect AL to free nation from Jamaat

PM tells Pabna rally, says Khaleda out to save war criminals

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina yesterday called upon all to re-elect Awami League for a second successive term to free the nation from the clutches of Jamaat-Shibir and their cohorts.

"It is the nature of Jamaat-Shibir and their cohorts to kill people by pouring petrol and cutting veins and wrists. So you will have to cast your vote for Awami League again to free the nation from the clutches of Jamaat-Shibir and their cohorts," she said.

The prime minister was addressing a mammoth public rally at Bera College ground after inaugurating a 70-MW power plant built by the Power Development Board here.

Hasina, also the president of Awami League, congratulated the people of Bera for turning down Matiur Rahman Nizami, the infamous Al-Badr chief during the Liberation War, in the last general elections.

About the ongoing trial of war criminals, she said the present government had pledged to people to try the war criminals to free the nation from a stigma. "We have kept our commitment through the verdict against Bacchu Razakar by the International Crimes Tribunal."

In this connection, she said the country moved backwards for several years due to the rule of anti-liberation forces after the assassination of Bangabandhu in 1975.

The leader of the opposition is engaged in a tricky game to save the war criminals, she complained. "So I call upon all to remain alert about her [Khaleda Zia] conspiracy."

Hasina said the AL government in 1996 had started the work to move the country forward, but it was stopped when the BNP- Jamaat alliance government took over in 2001.

Returning to power in 2008, the AL government resumed its work to take the country to the “highway of development,” she added, urging people to cast their vote for her party again for the continuation of the development work.

State Minister for Home Shamsul Haque Tuku also addressed the rally.

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Not sure, why the PM thinks the nation needs to get rid of Jamaat. Who is going to replace Jamaat, the corrupt Awami League and BNP workers and leaders? How many Jamaat leaders ever took bribe or steal?

: Deshpremik

Prime Minister has called for action by the peace loving people of Bangladesh at the right time. If Jamaat -- the most barbaric Pakistani agent comes to power in any form, country's roads will again be soaked with blood, rape and arson. Just see what their counterparts in Pakistan have turned the country into a trash where human life is least valued to promote their dogmatic ideals. Jamaat unholy hooliganism should be dealt with strong legal hands of the land.

: naabaj


    Sunday, February 3, 2013 05:16 AM GMT+06:00 (157 weeks ago)

    What does she say against BNP? Only 3 days back, WB (later ADB and JICA as well) pulled out of Padma Bridge due to her govt’s involvement with corruption and she is raising fingers to BNP for corruption. I don’t understand where is she pulling down herself? She herself is tarnishing the image of the PM. PM is well enough to ground herself. It is clear why she is afraid of CG. The prevailing situation of the country says the PM (AL) can’t sail through the next election. The sooner the election time is nearing the more she is getting unbalanced. Her govt siphoned off TK 89,000 crore out of country from share market scam and then quick rental, Hall-Mark, Unipay-2u, Destiny, Padma Bridge scams kept coming one after another. BCL goons are engaged in killings, lootings, snatching tender boxes across the country and instead of bringing them to justice she simply passed comments they are not BCL members! What a surprise! For this reason the proverb says ''whom the gods wish to destroy, they first make'' mad`.

  • Robin
    Sunday, February 3, 2013 06:07 AM GMT+06:00 (157 weeks ago)

    AL is now synonymous with destruction of Bangladesh.

  • Barkat
    Sunday, February 3, 2013 11:59 AM GMT+06:00 (157 weeks ago)

    With total failure in running the country for last five years, the AL is left out with only one issue and that is Jamaat-Shibir. AL is more dangerous to Bangladesh than Jamaat-Shibir. With absolute corruption and crime from breakdown in law and order, missing opposition leaders, killing of journalist, share market scandal, Hall-Mark, Destiny and mother of all Padma Bridge it is high time that AL be sent back to opposition to save Bangladesh from collapse.





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