A human chain was formed demanding Dhaka University ex-chattro league president Sheikh Sohel Rana Tipu’s nomination in the upcoming general election from the Rajbari-2 constituency.
Thousands of supporters and well-wishers of Tipu stood for him at the national press club in the capital on Saturday.
Dhaka University teacher Ashraffuzzaman Tutul presided over the human chain while Kamruzzaman Khan Sweet, BM Ehetesam, Kazi Sohel Hannan Khan, Ismail Hosain were among others present there.
Participants of this program showed banners and festoons depicting the development works made by the current government of Bangladesh and demanded Tipu's nomination to give him a chance to serve the country.
Speakers said, there are no alternative of Tipu in Rajbair-2 constituency. We all want him as an Awami League candidate, they added.