Key Minister Sheikh Hasina on Monday slammed Bangla-language day-to-day Prothom Alo and explained it as “an enemy of the Awami League, democracy, and the individuals of Bangladesh,” claimed bdnews24.com.
Study listed here: Movies: Russia’s most energetic volcano erupts, shoots ash plume ten kilometers significant
She criticized Prothom Alo for performing underneath the “protect of darkness” soon after a 7-calendar year-aged baby was inspired to convey to a lie about food items lack.
“Individuals who talk out versus corruption are now conversing in favour of the individuals who are convicted in corruption instances,” Hasina stated through a session in Parliament, claimed bdnews24.com.
The MPs banged on their tables in arrangement with the key minister, expressing ‘shame, shame’. They also sounded their help when Hasina explained the Prothom Alo as an enemy of the Awami League, democracy and the individuals.
“A 7-calendar year-aged baby was inspired to convey to a lie by shelling out him Tk ten. And that as well for a assertion like — we require the liberty to assure meat and rice [food] for every person. They revealed his words and phrases. It was all carried out by a well-known day-to-day. The identify is Prothom Alo, but they act underneath protect of darkness,” stated Hasina.
She also slammed Prothom Alo for conversing in favour of an unelected federal government for an interim time period, inquiring them to feel who experienced benefited from this sort of a federal government through the 2007-2008 time period.
“With a significant coronary heart, I should say that they under no circumstances want steadiness in the region. They have been elated when an unexpected emergency was declared in 2007. It was then that two newspapers rolled up their sleeves [to achieve their goals],” Hasina stated.
The key minister informed the countrymen that they can far better realise who is favouring an unelected federal government, introducing that all those who dread to confront the individuals and know that they will not be voted to electricity by way of elections are out to destabilise the region by way of unique implies, claimed bdnews24.com.
Sheikh Hasina, also President of the Awami League, stated the then caretaker federal government experienced been pressured to give an election (in 2008) in which Bangladesh Nationalist Celebration (BNP) received only thirty seats out of three hundred when her celebration-led grand alliance gained the remaining kinds.
“They received only thirty seats (in the 2008 election) and how will they get a lot more? We have obtained help from the individuals by way of operate and this is not our fault. We will proceed to operate for the people’s welfare,” she included.
She stated in continuation of the election, her federal government has been in electricity due to the fact 2009 to day by way of the people’s mandate pursuing the democratic procedure.
“They are attempting to do away with democracy and introduce a federal government that will not act democratically. It will be an undemocratic motion. Some of our intellectuals, who are living on offering their intellect, hold licking the boots of all those (corrupt individuals) for a tiny income,” Hasina stated.
She also slammed the US for not practising its democratic norms over and above the Atlantic, claimed bdnews24.com.
“Does the definition of democracy transform when it will come to the (nations around the world on the other facet of the Atlantic)?” she stated.
The US lectures Bangladesh on democracy to the cheers of the opposition get-togethers, she stated. “They are lecturing us on democracy and human legal rights. What is the predicament in their region?”
“It has the electricity to topple the federal government in any region and the Muslim nations around the world, in specific, are suffering from a difficult time.”
Study listed here: Louisville taking pictures is US’ 146th mass taking pictures and fifteenth mass killing… this calendar year
“They are attempting to do away with democracy and introduce a federal government that will not have a democratic existence. It’s going to be an undemocratic motion. Some of our intellectuals, who are living on offering their intellect, just hold licking the boots of all those (corrupt individuals) only for a tiny income.”