Gono Forum MPelect Mokabbir Khan takes oath tomorrow

DHAKA, Gono Forum lawmakerelect Mokabbir Khan will take oath as a member of the 11th parliament tomorrow.

Khan, also presidium member of the Gono Forum, will be sworn in as Member of Parliament (MP) at 12noon at the Jatiya Sangsad (JS) Bhaban, JS sources said here today.

However, another MP of the party Sultan Muhammad Monsur Ahmed took oath on March 7.

Mokabbir Khan was elected from Sylhet2 constituency and Sultan Monsur, former vicepresident of Dhaka University Central Students' Union (DUCSU), was elected Member of Parliament from Moulvibazar2 constituency.

Opposition alliance the Jatiya Oikya Front, comprising mainly the Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) and the Gono Forum, secured eight seats in the 11th parliamentary polls held on December 30 last year. BNP bagged six seats while Gono Forum two in the elections.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)