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Oath of upcoming cabinet members Monday

 Staff Correspondent :: staff-correspondent

 Published: 07:40 PM, 3 January 2019   Updated: 10:31 AM, 4 January 2019

Daily Bangladesh Desk

Daily Bangladesh Desk

The upcoming cabinet will be taking oath on Monday. President Abdul Hamid will recite the oath of the upcoming cabinet at 3:00 pm at Bangabhaban.   

According to the cabinet division sources, Awami League-led new cabinet members under the leadership of President Sheikh Hasina will take oath at Bangabhaban on Monday (January 7).

The sources said, the Cabinet Division has taken all the preparations for the oath-taking ceremony at Bangabhaban. For the oath-taking ceremony, The new briefcases have been brought with 40 ministry files and the draft of the oath of ministers, state ministers, and deputy ministers.

However, the Cabinet Secretary’s Joint Secretary Shafiul Azim said that the date of the cabinet meeting will be decided after the Election Commission’s Gazette. Awami League-led grand alliance won a decisive victory on the December 30 parliamentary elections. Awami League alone got 259 seats. For the third time, the party is going to form the government under the leadership of Sheikh Hasina.

When asked about this, Joint Secretary of the Cabinet Division Shafiul Azim said, “All the preparations have been made from the cabinet division. After getting instruction from Bangabhaban, the formalities will be organized soon.”