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Only PM knows about poll-time Govt: Obaidul

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General Secretary of Bangladesh Awami League Obaidul Quader on Thursday said, the Prime Minister only knows when the election time government will be formed and what will be its size.
Referring to the Finance Minister Abul Mal Abdul Muhith's statement about the possible date of next general election and formation of election time government, the Road and Bridges Minister said the ministers cannot decide the date of the election time government.
He said this while addressing a press conference after a view exchange meeting with Rajshahi district
 and city Awami League leaders at the party's office on the Bangabandhu Avenue in the capital.
Obaidul Quader said, "It is the Election Commission's jurisdiction to fix when the election would be held. It is not the government's job to embarrass the Election Commission."
He also instructed the Rajshahi party leaders to take steps to mitigate the internal feuds within the party.
Organising Secretary of the Rahshahi Division Khalid Mahmud Chowdhury, Rajshahi Mayor and district Awami League President AHM Khairuzzaman Liton, central leaders Asim Kumar Ukil, Abdus Sabur, Abdus Sobhan Golap and Biplab Barua, among others, attended the press conference.

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