Dhaka, September 12: Prime Minister and Leader of the House Sheikh Hasina on Thursday said the Jatiya Sangsad is strengthening the country’s democracy as it has been able to earn confidence and trust of the people.“The Jatiya Sangsad has been established at the cost of great sacrifices of three million martyrs and two lakh mothers and sisters … this parliament always works and speaks for the people and we’ve been able to prove it,” she said in her valedictory speech in the fourth session of the 11th Jatiya Sangsad.
The Leader of the House said the people have elected the Jatiya Sangsad through votes. “Standing on the floor of the House we always speak for the people and that’s why they’ve elected us time and again to serve them,” she said.
The premier said the opposition played a constructive role in the 10th Jatiya Sangsad and they are also playing the same role in the 11th Jatiya Sangsad.
“That’s why an excellent atmosphere prevails in parliament,” she said, extending her sincere thanks to both the treasury and the opposition bench members for it.