BNP writes to PM seeking details of India deals

Staff Correspondent

18 November, 2019 12:00 AM printer

Opposition Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) on Sunday sent a letter to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina seeking detailed information on the bilateral agreements signed with India during her recent visit to the neighbouring country.         

BNP joint secretaries general Syed Moazzem Hossain Alal and Khairul Kabir Khokon handed over the letter to PM’s Private Secretary-2 Wahida Aktar at the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) in the capital, Alal told the daily sun.  

Prime Minister’s Special Assistant Barrister Biplab Barua, Deputy Press Secretary Hasan Zahid Tusher and Assistant Press Secretary MM Emrul Kayas were present on the occasion.   

When the two BNP leaders reached the PMO at around 11:40am, Biplab Barua welcomed them. He later exchanged pleasantries with them covering political and personal issues and later entertained.

In a standing committee meeting at the BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia’s Gulshan office on November 2, the party took a decision to write to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina to know the details of the bilateral deals Bangladesh had signed with India during the premier’s recent visit to New Delhi.