Awami League (AL) Advisory Council Member Tofail Ahmed on Monday said people of the country would vote against BNP in the upcoming polls as they still recall the incidents of torture carried out during the regime of BNP.
People of the country will give the answer of the torture carried out by BNP during its previous rule through voting against the party in the upcoming general election, he told journalists after getting allocation of electoral symbol of the 14-party alliance for the next polls this morning.
Tofail, also Commerce Minister, said people suffered unbearably when BNP was in the power in 2008 as they shut down the activities of Padma Bridge and community clinic in the country.
“The birth centenary of Father of the Nation while 50th years of country’s independence will be celebrated in 2020 and 2021 respectively, he said, adding Awami League will prepare their manifesto regarding the two matters.
Under the leadership of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina Bangladesh has become a role model of devolvement in the world.
He also expressed hope that the AL will win again in the next general election by the support of the countrymen.
Sadar Upazila AL President and Sadar Upazila Parishad Chairman Mohammad Mosharraf Hossain, District AL Joint General Secretary Enamul Haq Arju and Organising Secretary Mainul Hossain Biplob, among others, were present on the occasion.