Govt will not interfere in EC activates in next polls: Shajahan

M Shajahan Khan

PV Desk : Shipping Minister M Shajahan Khan today said the government of Sheikh Hasina will not interfere in the affairs of the Election Commission (EC) during the upcoming general election.

“Though the Sheikh Hasina-led government will be in office during the polls, the EC will conduct the election independently remaining free of influences” he said, speaking as chief guest at a function to inaugurate South Container Yard at Chittagong Port here in the morning.

The minister ruled out any possibility of dialogue between Awami League and BNP, saying the BNP’s hands are blood-stained.

He strongly criticized BNP and said the party itself does not know what it actually wants.