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Ershad expects President to form EC with neutral people

RANGPUR, Jan 31, 2017 (BSS) - Special Envoy to the Prime Minster and Jatiya Party Chairman Hussein Muhammad Ershad on Monday hoped that President Abdul Hamid would form the new Election Commission (EC) with the neutral people.

"We welcomed the search committee formed by the President and will give names of five persons as sought from us toward the formation of new Election Commission," he said.

Ershad said this while talking to journalists after coming out from the monthly meeting of Rangpur Medical College and Hospital (RMCH) Management Committee in the hospital premises.

Ershad hoped the President would form such an Election Commission that would have stronger backbone and conduct their responsibilities completely neutrally coming out of all political affiliations.

"We have to build the habit of not passing criticism in general on all issues ------- otherwise, we cannot move forward as a nation," he said.

Earlier, Ershad presided over the monthly meeting of RMCH Management Committee at the hospital auditorium.

Deputy Director of RMCH Dr Ajay Roy, Principal of Rangpur Medical College Professor Dr Animesh Majumder, its Vice-principal Professor Dr Nurunnabi Laizu, Heads of different departments of RMCH, its physicians and officials attended the meeting.

Paying patient hearing to the issues and problems raised by the RMCH officials, Ershad agreed to resolve those for ensuring better health and medicare services to the patients at the RMCH and sought cooperation from all concerned toward the directions.

He also called upon the physicians for serving the suffering humanity upholding nobility of their profession when the common people were losing confidence in them with fear in mind following commercialization of Medicare services.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)