GM Quader to work JP chief in absence of Ershad
Published : Saturday, 6 April, 2019 at 3:05 PM Count : 281
Jatiya Party Co-Chairman GM Quader, also younger brother of HM Ershad, will act ast the party chief in absence of HM Ershad.
The decision was made by party Chairman Ershad on Saturday, according to media reports.
Quader previously discharged the responsibility, especially ahead of the December 30 polls.
On January 17 this year, Ershad in a press release appointed Quader to act as the party chief in his absence in line with section 20/1/Ka of the JP constitution.
On March 23, Ershad, also leader of the main opposition in parliament, removed Quader from the co-chairman post on charges of failing to discharge duties and creating divisions in the party.
He was also removed from the post of deputy leader of the opposition in parliament, and Ershad's wife Raushan Ershad was appointed in his place.
Ershad, in a dramatic turn, made a public statement restoring GM Quader in the co-chairman post on Thursday, 12 days after he relieved Quader from the post.
The senior co-chairperson of JP, Raushan was the leader of the opposition in the immediate past parliament, added the