Jatiya Oikya Front leaders, led by Kamal Hossain, on Tuesday walked out of a meeting with the election commission (EC) as they found the commission’s attitude ‘biased and impolite’ one, reports UNB.
“We walked out of the meeting. It seems to us the that election commission’s attitude was biased and indecorous,” BNP secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir told newsmen while emerging from the meeting with chief election commissioner KM Nurul Huda and other commissioners around 1:50pm.
Fakhrul also alleged that the government together with the election commission is trying to turn the election into a farce.
Earlier, a 10-member Oikya Front delegation, led by its leader Kamal Hossain, sat in a meeting with the commission at Nirbachan Bhaban in the city around 12:00pm.
The other members include BNP general secretary Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir, senior BNP leaders Mirza Abbas, Abdul Moin Khan, Zafrullah Chowdhury, Gayeshwar Chandra Roy, Mostofa Mohsin Montu, Subrata Chowdhury and Nazrul Islam Khan.
Election commissioners Mahbub Talukder and Rafiqul Islam and EC secretary Helaluddin Ahmed were also present at the meeting.