The 10th national council of the ruling Awami League’s farmer affiliated body Bangladesh Krishak League is all set to be started at 11:00 am today (Wednesday).
Awami League president and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, also organizational leader of Krishak League, will inaugurate the programme at the historic Suhrawardy Udyan in the capital.The second session of the council will be held at the Engineer’s Institute of Bangladesh in the capital at afternoon.
Amid a widespread drive against corruption and illegal businesses, supporters and activists of Bangladesh Krishak League are expecting a fresh start to get a momentum.
Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman formed the Krishak League on April 19, 1972, which aimed at developing agriculture and the state of farmers and peasants.
The last council of Bangladesh Krishak League was held on July 19, 2012.
After Bangladesh Krishak League’s council, Bangladesh Sramik League will hold its annual council event on November 9, Awami Swechhasebak League on November 16 and Jubo League’s congress on November 23.