Gonoforum MPs-elect Mansur, Mokabbir to join parliament
Published : Monday, 28 January, 2019 at 2:37 PM Count : 485
Gonoforum MPs-elect Sultan Mohammad Mansur and Mokabbir Khan have decided to take oath to join the parliament.
Former Ducsu vice president Sultan Mansur confirmed media about their joining the parliament.
Sultan Mansur elected MP from Moulvibazar-2 with Sheaf of Paddy symbol. On the other hand, BNP supported Gonoforum candidate Mokabbir (Rising Sun symbol) as the Supreme Court put bar on BNP aspirant Tahmina Rushdir Luna's candidacy.
Talking to media, Mansur said, "I'm sick for last few days. At that time, I've talked to the people from my constituency and country's other parts. None of them was against the oath. As I do politics for the people, so I'll have to respect their opinions."
He also said,"People of my constituency have some expectations from me, likewise, I've some responsibility for them.
Responding to a query from the media, he also informed that another Ganoforum member Mokabir will also take oath. "Dr Kamal Hossain is always positive regarding oath taking. We, both are going to take oath."
In the 11th national election, Ganoforum got two seats while BNP secured six and ruling Awami League alliance won 289.