Islami Oikya Jote quits 20-party alliance

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7th January, 2016 03:34:34 printer

Islami Oikya Jote quits 20-party alliance

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Islami Oikya Jote, one of the ally of BNP-led 20-party alliance, sever it's ties from the alliance on Thursday.


Jote chairman Abdul Latif Nizami came up with the announcement at the biannual national convention of the party at the Engineers’ Institution, UNB reports.


He said they left the 20-party alliance for making their party stronger and giving it more time.


However, a faction of the Oikya Jote, led by Vice Chairman Abdur Rakib, said they will pursue their political career with the 20-party alliance and parted ways with the root Oikya Jote.