Stand up as owners of the country: Dr. Kamal
Gono Forum president Dr. Kamal Hossain said, I am not speaking as a member of any party. Stand up as owners of the country. The way the country is running that should not be. Take oath for fair election. Be united and don’t compromise with anybody.
He said these at a public gathering organized at Suhrawardy Udyan on Tuesday.
Dr. Kamal Hossain said, the way people are being made captive that cannot be. These are illegal, crime. People have to be made free from these. We are united and will be. We will take decision unitedly to free the country from unjust. We have to turn as guard unitedly.
He said, the government misused its power in the name of democracy. People have to stand up and that’s the mean to survive.
The public gathering of Jatiya Oikya Front began to press seven-point demand through reciting from the Quran, the Gita and the Tripitaka.
The gathering was organized to attain the demands including resignation of the government, free and fair election under neutral government and release of all political prisoners including Begum Khaleda Zia.
BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir presided over the meeting.
On the occasion of first public meeting of Jatiya Oikya Front strict security measures were taken by police surrounding the whole area including Shahbag and Ramna.
On Monday Oikya Front was permitted by DMP to hold the public meeting under 24 conditions.