BNP has started interviewing its nomination aspirants to finalize the candidates who will contest the 11th parliamentary elections with its ticket. The interview started at BNP chairperson’s Gulshan office at 9:40 am on Sunday. Reliable sources said BNP acting chief Tarique Zia, who is absconding in London, is taking interviews through video conference.
BNP secretary general Mirza Fakhrul, standing committee members Khandaker Mosharraf Hossain, Moudud Ahmed, Barrister Jamiruddin Sircar, Lt. Gen (Retd) Mahbubur Rahman, Abdul Moyeen Khan, Gayeshwar Chandra Roy, Nazrul Islam Khan, and Amir Khasru Mahmud Chowdhury are present in the nomination board. Tarique joined the meeting through video conference. It has been reported it is Tarique who is actually taking the interviews. According to sources in BNP, the interview time in other places is as follows:
Barisal Division- Monday, 9 am
Khulna Division- Monday, 2:30 pm
Chattogram- Tuesday, 9 am
Cumilla and Sylhet Divisions- Tuesday, 2:30 pm
Mymensingh and Faridpur- Wednesday, 9 am
It has been reported that Tarique will take tomorrow`s interviews too.