BSS-24 People will vote for ‘boat’ for continuation of democracy: Menon





People will vote for ‘boat’ for continuation of democracy: Menon

DHAKA, Dec 21, 2018 (BSS)- Workers Party president and Grand Alliance
candidate in Dhaka-8 constituency Rashed Khan Menon today expressed his
optimism that the people will cast their votes for symbol ‘Boat’ in the
upcoming parliamentary election to help continue the democratic practice in
the country.

“The people will cast their votes in fabour of ‘boat’ symbol to help
materialize the dream of a non-communal, hunger, poverty and corruption free
democratic Bangladesh,” he said this while conducting election campaign in
Shantinagar Bazaar area here.

He said the people didn’t forget the subversive acts, violent activities
and politics of killing carried out by BNP-Jamaat clique to turn the country
into a failed state, a press release said.

Menon said the people will boycott BNP-Jamaat in the election as they could
not understand the mindset of people.

Dhaka City South unit of Awami League (AL) Joint General Secretary Kamal
Chowdhury, Workers Party central leader Dipangkar Saha Dipu, Mustafa Alamagir
Ratan, AL Paltan thana unit President Abul Hossain and General Secretary
Mustaba Jaman Poppy, among others, were present at the campaign.

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