Khaleda sets 6 conditions for next polls


PV Desk : Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) Chairperson Begum Khaleda Zia has placed six conditions for contesting the 11th parliament election.

The BNP chief placed the conditions at the inaugural session of the party’s national executive committee’s daylong meeting that started at Hotel Le Meridian on Saturday morning.

The conditions include holding the next general election under a “party-neutral poll-time” government, ensuring an environment so that voters can go to the polling stations without fear, dissolving the parliament before election, Election Commission must work to maintain neutrality for holding a free, fair and all-inclusive general election, deploying army during the elections and the army will act as a mobile force and the last one is that keeping out the use of Electronic Voting Machines (EVM) in the forthcoming national election.

Pointing at the verdict in her graft case to be delivered on Thursday, BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia has urged her party leaders and activists to remain united and face together any upcoming danger in an peaceful and democratic manner.