BCL council by March : Quader
Published: 08:17 PM, 6 January 2018 Updated: 12:32 PM, 7 January 2018
Awami League General Secretary and bridge minister Obaidul Quader today said that prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has ordered Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL) to hold its next council by March.
Obaidul Quader Said, this while inaugurating a programme marking the 70th founding anniversary of BCL on Dhaka University campus today noon.
Quader, a former president of the student front of ruling Awami League, also instructed its leaders to hold a central executive committee meeting to fix the date of the council.
Stressing the need for increasing quality leadership instead of quantity of the leaders, Quader, also the road transport and bridges minister, said Awami League President Sheikh Hasina instructed him to take organaisational and administrative action against the BCL men who are involved in criminal activities.
Earlier on January 2, a section of the BCL men demanded new committee as the tenure of the incumbent committee expired in July 2017.
Here also present Awami League Joint Secretary Jahangir Kabir Nanak, Bangladesh Chhatra League president Saifur Rahman Sohag, general secretary SM Zakir Hossain and others.