Dhaka, 8 September, Abnews: Awami League General Secretary and Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader and other leaders started visiting different districts in the northern region by rail on Saturday morning.
Their journey began from Kamalapur rail station towards Nilphamari by Nilsagar Express train at 8.00am.
Quader, also the Road, Transport and Bridges minister said, “This journey is our election journey. The tour will continue. We’ll launch campaign on September 13. Then, it’s scheduled to start our campaign to Chattogram, Mymensingh and Kishoreganj by road.”
Issuing a warning to party local leaders, he said, “Don’t try to build houses in a house...Sheikh Hasina’s action is direct action.”
About the demand of local leaders and general people, he said a train service will be launched on Dhaka-Tangail route soon for the office-going people.
Quader is accompanied by AL leaders Jahangir Kabir Nanak, Dr Hasan Mahmud, Asim Kumar Ukil, Ahmed Hossain, BM Mozammel Haque, Abu Sayeed Al Mahmud Swapan, Khalid Mahmud Chowdhury, Barrister Biplab Barua and Anwar Hossain. They are set to address street rallies at railway stations in Tangail, Sirajganj, Pabna, Natore, Bagura, Joypurhat, Dinajpur and Nilphamari districts.