CHATTOGRAM, Nov 4, 2020 (BSS) – Awami League (AL) joint general secretary Mahbubul Alam Hanif said no criminal will be exempted from law as the present government led by Bangabadhu’s daughter Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina does not spare any criminal in the country.
Hanif said this as the chief guest while addressing a memorial meeting of Akhtaruzzaman Chowdhury Babu at Bangabandhu Hall of Chattogram Press Club here this afternoon.
Describing the incidents of Begumganj in Noakhali and MC College in Sylhet as reprehensible, he said, “I condemn the incidents… BNP is getting opportunity to spread propaganda capitalizing the incidences.”
Terming Bangladesh as an under developing country Hanif said the country is moving forward, but the BNP leaders are not watching these developments as they are involved in conspiracy.
Former Presidium member of AL and former president of Chattogram south district unit Akhtaruzzaman Chowdhury Babu upheld the ideals and spirit of Liberation War till his death, Hanif said, adding he was the leader of mass people and one of the prime organizers of the Liberation War.
“Both ABM Mohiuddin Chowdhury and Akhtaruzzaman Chowdhury were unparallel leaders of AL and they never surrendered to any injustice,” he added.
AL South District unit President Moslem Uddin Ahmed, MP, presided over the commemorative meeting.
AL organizing secretary Ahmed Hossain, elder son of Late Akhtaruzzaman and Land Minister Saifuzzaman Chowdhury Javed, Deputy Education Minister Barrister Mohibul Hasan Chowdhury Nowfel, Chattogram North district AL President MA Salam, Acting President of City AL Mahtab Uddin Chowdhury, administrator of Chattogram City Corporation Khurshed Alam Sujan, General Secretary of north and south district unit of AL Sheikh Ataur Rahman and Mofizur Rahman were present as special guests.
Chattogram city North and South units of AL jointly organised the commemorative meeting.
Speaking on the occasion, AL Organizing secretary Ahmed Hossain said, “Babu Bhai upheld the flag of independent Bangladesh in the holy soil of Chattogram after the assassination of Bangabandhu and most of his family members.”
Deputy Minister for Education Barrister Mohibul Hasan Chowdhury Nowfel said, “My father Mohiuddin Chowdhury and Akhteruzzaman Chowdhury were close associates and they both took part in the Liberation War.”
Saifuzzamn Chowdhury Javel delivered the welcome speech and recollected the contributions of his father Akhtaruzzaman Chowdhury.