Want no recurrence of BNP-Jamaat’s terrorist acts: PM
Sofian Khan: Describing the arson attacks by BNP-Jamaat clique in recent past as terrorist acts, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina yesterday said she doesn’t want the recurrence of such evil deeds in the country anymore.”We don’t want such terrorist acts to occur again…these are absolutely terrorist acts…we want peace in the country,” she said at a public rally organized at Chandpur Stadium by the local Awami League.She also said, AL wishes the development of the country, not the nightmare of killings anymore. “We want to make sure that the people of the country will live in a peaceful environment.”Briefly describing the killings and arson attacks of BNP-Jamaat clique, Sheikh Hasina, also the Awami League chief, said destruction is the character of BNP-Jamaat nexus. Referring to the embezzlement of money from Zia Orphanage Trust and punishment of Khaleda Zia, the Prime Minister said it is the character of BNP to loot others’ money. “They’re involved in money laundering, terrorism, militancy, bomb attacks and grenade attacks they’re experienced in these evil activities; killing people through arson attacks are their movement,” she said. “Stay careful about our children, they must not be involved in terrorism, militancy and drug addiction. Our children will be there on the path of development and education,” she said. Sheikh Hasina reiterated that the special quota for freedom fighters, their children and grandchildren will continue. “You have to remember one thing these freedom fighters brought independence for us through a war by risking their lives. Many of them made the supreme sacrifice, many embraced disability. I think, it’s our duty to show respect to them and their families. That’s why we’ve made the arrangement,” she said.Earlier on her arrival at the venue, the Prime Minister inaugurated 23 development projects and laid the foundation stones of 24 others.