|Published : 19 Oct 2016, 21:05:39 | Updated : 19 Oct 2016, 21:14:50|
AL council to design next course of dev: PM
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has said that the coming council of Awami League will be held with an objective of organising the party to stay in power aimed at completing the unfinished tasks to build a hunger- and poverty-free Bangladesh by 2021.
"Bangladesh is progressing fast in every sector and rural people are enjoying the benefit of economic development as Awami League is in power successively. We have to maintain the continuity and the party leaders and workers must remember it," said.
Hasina, also the president of the AL, while delivering the inaugural speech at the meeting of AL Central Working Committee (ALCWC) at Ganobhaban on Wednesday evening.
She said the council will bring necessary amendments to the party’s declaration and constitution to include special directions and goals to make the country completely poverty- and hunger-free by 2021 and a developed one by 2041.
Sheikh Hasina said the council slated for October 22 and 23 has created an unprecedented enthusiasm among the people as it's very important in terms of ascertaining the next course of development path of the country towards prosperity, according to a news agency. – bz