5459Published on December 21, 2019
Bangladesh Awami League today reelected Sheikh Hasina as the president and Obaidul Quader as the general secretary.
They were reelected president and general secretary for the next three years at the council session of the AL’s 21st National Council held at the auditorium of Institute of Engineers, Bangladesh (IEB) today.
AL Presidium Member Advocate Abdul Matin Khasru proposed Sheikh Hasina’s name as the president, while Presidium Member Pijush Kanti Bhattacharya seconded it.
The name of Quader was proposed as ALBD general secretary by Jahangir Kabir Nanak which was supported by Abdur Rahman.
Three-member Election Commission Chairman Advocate Yusuf Hossain Humayun declared Sheikh Hasina as reelected as the AL President and Obaidul Quader as general secretary as nobody contested for the posts.
Other members of the commission are Dr. Mashiur Rahman and Professor Saidur Rahman.