Dhaka – Bangladesh Awami League has announced names of its leaders in all but four central committee positions to carry out their responsibility for the next three years.
The party in a press statement on Saturday published the almost full list of the central working committee members as it previously made public some of the names after the October 22-23 national council in Dhaka.
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, also the party’s president approved the committee last night at a meeting of the party presidium.
The council reelected Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina as the president while Obaidul Quader was made general secretary of the party.
According to the AL statement, the members of the advisory council are; Dr. SA Malek, Abul Maal Abdul Muhith, Amir Hossain Amu MP, Tofail Ahmed MP, Suranjit Sengupta MP, Md Eshaq Mia, Md. Rahmat Ali MP, HT Imam, Mashiur Rahman, Alauddin Ahmed, Yusuf Hossain Humayun, Raziuddin Ahmed Raju MP, Mohiuddin Khan Alamgir MP, Shafique Ahmed, Syed Abu Nosor, Satish Chandra Roy, Abdul Khaleq, Ruhal Haq MP, Kazo Akram Uddin, Syed Rezaur Rahman, Anupam Sen, Hamida Banu, Md. Hossain Mansur, Sultana Safi, AFM Fakhrul Islam Munshi, Ambassador Zamir, Golam Mawla Nakshabandhi, Mirza M A Zalil, Pranab Kumar Barua, Maj Gen (retd) Abdul Hafiz mallik, Saidur Rahman Khan, Gawher Rizvi, Khandaker Bazlul Haq, Md. Rashidul Alam, Yafes Osman, Kazi Sirazul Islam, Makbul Hossain and Chowdhury Khalequzzaman.
The central working committee:
President – Sheikh Hasina. Members of the presidium are; Syed Sajeda Chowdhury MP, Begum Matia Chowdhury MP, Sheikh Fazlul Karim Selim MP, Mohammad Nasim MP, Kazi Zafar Ullah, Sahara Khatun MP, Mosharraf Hossain MP, Syed Asahraful Islam MP, Pijush Kanti Bhattachariya, Nurul Islam Nahid MP, Md. Abdur Razzak MP, Lt. Col (retired) Faruk Khan MP, Ramesh Chandra Sen MP, Abdul Mannan Khan.
General Secretary – Obaidul Quader MP. The joint general secretaries are; Mahbub-ul-Alam Hanif MP, Dipu Moni MP, Jahangir Kabir Nanak MP, Abdur Rahman MP.
Treasurer – HN Ashikur Rahman MP. Finance and Planning secretary – Tipu Munshi MP, Law Affairs Secretary – Abdul Matin Khasru, Agriculture and cooperatives secretary – Faridunnahar Laily, Information and Research secretary – Afzal Hossain, Relief and Social welfare secretary – Sujit Roy Nandi, Office Secretary Abdus Sobhan Golap, Religious Affairs secretary – Shekh Mohammad Abdullah, Publicity secretary – Hasan Mahmud MP, Forest and Environment secretary – Delawar Hosain, Women Affairs Secretary – Fazilatunnesa Indira MP, Liberation War secretary – Mrinal Kanti Das MP, Education and Human Resources secretary – Shamsun Nahar Chapa, Industries and Trade secretary – Md Abdus Sattar, Labour and manpower secretary Habibur Rahman Siraj, Cultural Affairs secretary – Asim Kumar Ukil, and Health and Population affairs secretary – Dr. Rokeya Sultana.
Eight organizing secretaries are – Ahmmad Hossain, Mesbah Uddin Siraj, BM Mozammel Haq MP, AFM Bahauddin Nasim MP, AKM Enamul Haq Shamim, Abu Syed Al Mahmud Swapan MP, Khalid Mahmud Chopwdhury MP and Mahibul Hasan Chowdhury.
Aminul Islam was made deputy publicity secretary.
The positions for International Affairs secretary, science and technology, youth and sports and deputy office secretary remained vacant.
The party named 28 members of the central committee. They are; Abul Hasnat Abdullah MP, Md. Mamataz Uddin, Mofazzal Hossain Chowdhury Maya MP, Quamrul Islam MP, Nurul Mazid Humayun MP, Khairuzzaman Liton, Simin Hossain Rimi MP, Munnuzan Sufian MP, Nurul Islam Thandu, RAM Obaidul Muktadir Chowdhury, Dipankar Talukder, Badruddin Ahmed Kamran, Akhtaruzzaman, SM Kamal Hossain, Mirza Azam MP, Nazibullah Hiru, Amirul Islam Milon, Rafiqul Islam, Golam Kabir Rabbani Chinu, Riazul Kabir Kawsar, Parvin Zaman Kalpana, Anwar Hossain, Iqbal Hossain Opu, Merina Jahan, Shammi Ahmed, Marufa Akhter Popy, Biplob Barua, Remond Areng.
AL parliamentary board
The 11-member parliamentary board of the Awami League is headed by president Sheikh Hasina. The board generally finalises party candidature in national elections.
The members of the boards are; Syeda Sajeda Chowdhury MP, Amir Hossain Amu MP, Tofail Ahmed MP, Sheikh Fazlul Karim Selim MP, Suranjit Sengupta MP, Syed Ashraful Islam MP, Kazi Zafar Ullah, Obaidul Quader MP, Professor Alauddin Ahmed, Md. Rashidul Alam.
In addition to the parliamentary board, the party finalises members of nomination board for the elections in local government institutions, municipalities and union parisahds.
Party chief Sheikh Hasina will head the nomination board. The members are; Syeda Sajeda Chowdhury MP, Amir Hossain Amu MP, Tofail Ahmed MP, Sheikh Fazlul Karim Selim MP, Suranjit Sengupta MP, Syed Ashraful Islam MP, Kazi Zafar Ullah, Mohammad Nasim MP, Md. Abdur Razzak MP, Muhammad Faruk Khan MP, Obaidul Quader MP, Professor Alauddin Ahmed, Md. Rashidul Alam, Mahbub-ul-Alam Hanif MP, Dipu Moni MP, Jahangir Kabir Nanak MP, Abdus Sobhan Golap.