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Rebel candidates won’t be given party nominations in next polls: Quader

 Staff Correspondent   daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 11:57 AM, 20 November 2021  

Obaidul Quader - File Photo

Obaidul Quader - File Photo

Awami League General Secretary and Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader said rebel candidates of the party will not be given nominations in next elections. 

He said if anyone of the party sends names of rebel candidates violating party decision or cooperate with rebel candidates in anywhere, actions will also be taken against him or her.  

Actions will also be taken against those party men or even public representatives who will be found involved in supporting rebel candidates, he mentioned. 

Quader said this on Friday night while replying to journalists after a meeting of Awami League Central Working Committee (ALCWC) in Dhaka. 

About the expulsion of the party’s Gazipur city unit general secretary and Gazipur city corporation mayor Jahangir Alam from his position in the party, he said, party President and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina sought opinion of all in the party forum over the matter, and all opined in favor of expelling Gazipur mayor Jahangir Alam from his party position. 

He said Jahangir Alam was also expelled from his general membership of the party.     

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