Senior Correspondent: Golam Mohammad Quader is not chairman of Jatiya Party (JP), but acting chairman of the party.
Top leaders of the party led by its co-chairman Rowshan Ershad opposed the announcement of being GM Quader’s chairman.
A a press statement in this regard would be issued soon, according to a reliable source.
The source said, a draft of the press statement has been prepared. It will be released to media any time.
Quoting the draft of the press statement, the source said, "JP top leaders said that GM Quader is acting chairman of the party. He will perform the responsibility as acting chairman until the further decision is taken in the party forum. Without any discussion, taking the decision hurriedly is indiscretion. No decision has yet not been taken to make him chairman of the party. He will currently perform his role as the acting chairman until the decision is taken in the party forum according to the constitution.”
The leaders also urged all not to declare him a chairman of JP until the final decision.
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