Time Digital Report: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today reiterated at a public rally in Cox’s Bazar on Wednesday that twelfth national polls will be held in the first week of January in 2024.
Addressing the rally at Sheikh Kamal International Cricket Stadium in the district town, the prime minister reiterated her call to the people to vote for her Awami League party to sustain the country’s development momentum.
‘I am urging all of you to cast your vote for the symbol of Boat,’ she said.
The jubilant people raised their hands when Hasina, also the president of Awami League, asked them if they will vote for her party. She expressed gratitude to the crowd.
The rally, organized by Cox’s Bazar Awami League, was presided over by its acting president Advocate Faridul Islam Chowdhury.
Hasina said that the ruling AL was able to come to the power for three consecutive terms as the people gave their verdict in favour of Boat, the party’s election symbol.
‘From 2009 to 2022 there is a democratic process in the country leading to unprecedented development in the country. Bangladesh has got recognition as a developing country,’ she said.
At the outset of the rally, the PM inaugurated 29 development projects, and laid foundation stones of four schemes involving Taka 1963.86 crore.