Staff Reporter: Jatiya Party presidium members on Sunday ‘unanimously’ empowered its Chairman HM Ershad to take any unilateral decision regarding the next general election.
“A joint meeting of Jatiya Party presidium members and MPs unanimously decided that the sole responsibility will be bestowed upon party Chairman HM Ershad to take all the decisions about the upcoming parliamentary elections,” said a party press release.
As per the meeting’s decision, it said Ershad will determine whether Jatiya Party will join the polls independently or with any alliance.
Besides, the party chairman’s decision about nominating party candidates will be accepted as the final one.
The meeting also decided to take preparations for contesting the election from 300 constituencies, the release added.
“Elaborate discussions were also held for making the Jatiya Party-led Sammilita Jatiya Jote’s grand rally at Suhrawardy Udyan on October 20 a success,” it added.
Jatiya Party senior co-chairman Raushon Ershad, co-chairman GM Quader, presidium members Anisul Islam Mahmud, MA Sattar, Kazi Firoz Rashid, Ziauddin Ahmed Bablu, M Abul Kashem, Prof Delwar Hossain Khan and Syed Abu Hossain Babla were, among others, present.unb