|Published : 16 Sep 2016, 18:01:32|
Quader rules out possibility of midterm poll
Minister for Road Transport and Bridges Obaidul Quader Friday ruled out any possibility of midterm polls.
"The people of the country have not made any demand for midterm election. Therefore, no question arises for midterm polls," he said.
The minister said it while talking to journalists at Banbarban Circuit House, reports a news agency.
Quader said the next parliamentary election will be held on completion of the five-year tenure of the incumbent government.
State Minister for CHT Affairs Bir Bahadur, MP, Hill District Council Chairman Kashoi Bidhan Chandra Dhar and Bandarban Deputy Commissioner (DC) Dilip Kumar Banik were present on the occasion, among others. - IH