None should be allowed to buy politics in exchange for money: Hasan

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Jaypuhat, Mar 10: Terming the politics as motto, Awami League Joint General Secretary and Information Minister Dr Hasan

Mahmud today said none should be allowed to buy politics in exchange for money. “Politics is a motto and the leaders should come in leadership who have dedication and sacrificing mentality for the party. Therefore, none should be allowed to buy politics in exchange for money,” he told the triennial conference of Awami League Kalai upazila unit of the district held on the Kalai Government Women Degree College ground.

About Union Parishad (UP) polls, Hasan said BNP has no confidence on the masses. That’s why, they have already declared that it (BNP) would not take part in the Union Parishads polls, he added.

The minister said once Begum Khaleda Zia told that Awami League could not construct the Padma Bridge, but reality is that construction works of the bridge is nearing completion.

The country, he said, has reached new heights under the dynamic leadership of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina. The premier has introduced a number of social safety net programmes including widow, maternity and old age allowances, he added.

Hasan said the country is now a role model before the globe under the dynamic leadership of Bangabandhu’s worthy daughter Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina.

Whip Abu Saied Al Mahmud Swapan, MP, Advocate Samsul Alam Dudu, MP, AL Heath Affairs Secretary Dr Rokeya Sultana and Organizing Secretary SM Kamal Hossain addressed the conference as special guests with convener of the conference Abdul Kader Mandal in the chair.

Zila Parishad Chairman and AL Jaypurhat district unit president Md Arifur Rahman inaugurated the conference, while general secretary Md Jakir Hossain spoke as the key speaker.

AL leaders Raja Chowdhury, Advocate Momin Ahmed Chowdhury GP and Advocate Nipendranath Manadal PP, among others, also spoke on the occasion.