3 MPs-elect take oath


Dhaka, April 18: Three Awami League lawmakers-elect in the by-polls took oath as members of the 11th parliament on Saturday afternoon.The three MPs – Md Shafiul Islam Mohiuddin from Dhaka-10, Advocate Umme Kulsum Smriti from Gaibandha-3 and Advocate Amirul Alam Milon from Bagerhat-4 parliamentary constituencies – took the oath at 3:30pm.

Speaker Dr Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury administered the swearing-in at the Jatiya Sangsad Bhaban, while Parliament Secretariat’s Senior Secretary Dr Zafar Ahmed Khan conducted the oath-taking ceremony.

The by-polls was held on March 21 amid coronavirus pandemic.