Montu, Khasru new president, general secy of Sramik League
Published : Sunday, 10 November, 2019 at 12:00 AM Count : 145
Fazlul Haque Montu and KM Azam Khasru have been made president and general secretary of Bangladesh Jatiya Sramik League, the labour wing of the ruling Awami League.
Sramik League councillors picked Montu and Khasru as their new leaders during the 12th national council of the labour wing held at Suhrawardy Udyan in the capital on Saturday.
Montu was the executive president while Khasru publicity secretary in the outgoing committee of Sramik League.
The announcement came during the second session of the council held at the Institution of Engineers, Bangladesh auditorium in the afternoon.
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, also president of the ruling Awami League, inaugurated the national conference by releasing pigeons and balloons at Suhrawardy Udyan
Thousands of councilors along with equal number of delegates from 78 district organizations across the country joined the conference. Besides, a number of foreign guests, including labour leaders, also participated in the council.
Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman founded the Bangladesh Jatiya Sramik League on October 12 in 1969.
In the last conference held on July 19 in 2012, Sukkur Mahmud and Sirajul Islam were elected president and general secretary of Sramik League.