All eyes are now on the search committee


When the committee meetings will begin, how many will be held, as well as the new Chief Election Commissioner and the Election Commissioners, who will be named, and many of the questions on everyone’s mind is reeling. Fair and credible people should be given the responsibility in the hands of so many people interested in the question.

Saturday is the first meeting of the search committee. Judges’ Lounge at 11 am will be held at the Supreme Court building. According to sources, has already started the search committee. The Supreme Court’s Appellate Division Justice Syed Mahmud Hossain, convener of the committee with other members of the committee are communicating, talking. The provider of secretarial support to the activities of the committee in this regard from the Cabinet Division has begun preparation and communication. Several meetings to finalize recommendations to the search committee said.

In this regard, Cabinet Secretary Mohammad Shafiul Alam told reporters, convener of the rules and compliance requirements, we will support all types. Hopefully, within the next 10 working days of the end of February and 14 of the new commission will be possible. He said the search committee, we will give the necessary secretarial assistance. In that case, the name of the political party or the Cabinet Division and the Supreme Court sought to collect the names of the former uccapadasthadera we’ll even help.

The president said on Wednesday. Justice Syed Mahmud Hossain, Abdul Hamid, the Appellate Division of the Supreme Court headed by the six-member search committee (the search committee) was formed. That night, from the Cabinet Division issued a notification in this regard. The committee is a member of the High Court Shahiuur, Chairman of the Public Service Commission. Mohammad Sadiq, Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) Masud Ahmed, Professor of English at the University of Dhaka. Syed Manjurul Islam and Vice-Chancellor of Chittagong University professor. Shirin Akhter.

According to the Cabinet of reference tied to the department, the new head of the search committee within 10 days of the election commissioner and other commissioners would suggest. In contrast, the committee will be able to recommend the names of more than one person in each position. A woman has been named to the minimum. As a result, for the first time, a woman member of the election commission is expected to be included.

Three of the six members of the search committee will be formed in the presence of quorum. The decision of the case of a tie the presiding member has the ability to provide decision criteria. The search committee will be able to determine the procedure of the meeting.

Has been known to speak with all concerned, the search committee, Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) and election commissioners (EC) will recommend to the President. Article 118 of the Constitution in accordance with the powers conferred on the names recommended by the Chief Election Commissioner, the President shall appoint another commissioner. Then take the oath of the new EC. And to recommend to the President of the name of the search committee will be dissolved.

Before announcing the name of one of the search committee, BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir, reacted with outrage. Since that day, it is the war between the Awami League and the BNP. In this regard, the Awami League joint general secretary Mahbub-ul-Alam Hanif Wake News BNP President’s initiative process and the election commission’s misleading to talk about. He said the BNP is threatening the process of formation of election commissions. Conspiracy over the people of this country will respond to the conspiracy. Meanwhile, Mirza Fakhrul Islam official told a press conference, the President has failed to reflect people’s hopes and desires.

AL awaiting a decision: the search committee for the formation of the new EC is waiting for the decision of the Awami League. If you want to name them as the search committee last year that he would take action in accordance with the ruling party. In this context, joint general secretary Mahbub-ul-Alam Hanif party, the Awami League, the names will be sent to the search committee `what-not, it still made no decision hayani presidential search committee, urged the people to have confidence in the team spokesman.

Meanwhile, the head of the search committee and debate the efforts of the political opposition party criticized the Awami League did well. Leaders, beginning to question the means, the search committee’s recommendations will form the basis of the EC President, attempts to also controversial. The next national elections to be held under the new EC building to the issue of raising the question in advance of the search committee. The leaders of the ruling party feels there is a need to be cautious.