Oikya Front to finalise candidates by Wednesday

United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Published: 14:43, Nov 25,2018


Bangladesh Nationalist Party secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir. -- New Age file photo

Jatiya Oikya Front, led by Dr Kamal Hossain, will finalise its candidates for all 300 constituencies before Wednesday based on consensus of all of its alliance partners.

Bangladesh Nationalist Party secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir came up with the remarks while talking to reporters at the alliance chief's chamber in the city's Motijheel area on Sunday.

‘We interviewed all the nomination seekers for four days and all the other parties of Jatiya Oikya Front and 20-party also took interview of their candidates. Now, we are in discussion to finalise the list,’ he said.

The BNP leader further said, ‘We hope that we will be able to reach a consensus over the nominations before the last date of nomination paper submission.’

Fakhrul, also the spokesman of Jatiya Oikya Front, said, the victory of their alliance was certain if they could stay in the election till the last day.

Earlier, senior leaders of Oikya Front held a meeting at Kamal Hossain's chamber and discussed about finalising of nomination of the alliance.

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