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BNP’s 15-day programme begins today

News Desk || risingbd.com

Published: 13:15, 19 September 2023  
BNP’s 15-day programme begins today

BNP has announced new programmes for the next 15 days as part of its spontaneous movement demanding the resignation of the incumbent government, dissolution of the parliament, national election under non-partisan and neutral government and release of party chairperson Begum Khaleda Zia.

As part of it, the programme is set to begin from Keraniganj of Dhaka today (September 19), and will end in Tongi of Gazipur.

BNP Standing Committee Member Nazrul Islam Khan announced the new programmes at a press conference at the party chairperson’s Gulshan office on Monday (September 18).

BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir was present as the chief guest.

According to the announcement, the party will hold protest rallies in Dhaka’s Keraniganj and Gazipur on September 19. Prayer sessions will be held at the district, metropolitan, upazila, union, and ward levels across the country for the relief of Khaleda Zia’s illness on September 22.

The party has also scheduled similar rallies in Jatrabari and Uttara on September 22, in Naya Bazar and Amin Bazar on September 25, and in Gabtoli and Narayanganj on September 27. A rally of professionals is scheduled for September 26 in the capital.

In addition, Jatiyatabadi Mohila Dal will hold a rally on September 29, while Krishak Dal and Sramik Dal will co-organise a similar event on September 30 in the capital. The party will hold a farmers’ rally in Dhaka on October 2.

Five road marches will be held from Bhairab to Sylhet via Brahmanbaria, Habiganj, Moulvibazar on September 21, from Barishal to Patuakhali via Jhalakathi and Pirojpur on September 23, in Khulna division on September 26, from Mymensingh to Kishoreganj on October 1, and from Cumilla to Chattogram on October 3.

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