Awami League Secretary General Obaidul Quader on Friday urged the Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) to work for the welfare of the country and its people amid the current global crisis.
“To deal with the coming crisis, I would like to ask the leaders of the BNP to work for the welfare of the country and its people instead of making intentional poisonous statements against the government. This will benefit the people and enrich the culture. politics,” he said in a statement.
Quader, also minister of road transport and bridges, said the ongoing war between Ukraine and Russia had plunged the whole world into crisis amid the fallout from the coronavirus pandemic.
All political parties play a responsible role in the democratic state system to deal with such crises, but this nation has never obtained responsible behavior from “the evil political force named BNP”, he said. -he declares.
On the contrary, said the AL secretary general, the BNP always tries to deceive the people by carrying out attacks on the bastion of national unity at critical times and by fishing in confused waters.
Despite this global crisis, Bangladesh’s position is relatively better than other countries as it was during the COVID-19 pandemic, he added.
He said that the position of Bangladesh is quite good in the reports prepared on the basis of various international studies.
Quader said the government has taken various timely steps under the capable leadership and strong leadership of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina.
Economic recession was also gripping the world when the AL seized power in 2008, but the recession did not affect Bangladesh due to Sheikh Hasina’s bold role, he said.
The road transport and bridges minister said Sheikh Hasina means leadership to turn crisis into possibility and an architect to create opportunity in disaster.
For more than a decade, the people of the country managed to resolve all crises under the leadership of Sheikh Hasina, he said.
“However, the BNP leadership has repeatedly made outright lies and provocative statements to obstruct the united efforts of the people to deal with the crisis,” he added.
Responding to a remark by BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir, Quader said the BNP had become a pessimistic political party unable to maintain trust in the people.
“So the BNP leaders are constantly mocking the nation with stories of desperation,” he said.
The AL secretary general said that the BNP leaders were doing this very consciously to create panic among the people and destroy the social order.
At the same time, he said, they are trying to shape and create anti-government sentiments by deceiving the people.
In fact, Quader said, it is indicative of the BNP’s desperate policy of making peace-loving people self-destructive to gain its evil political interests.