‘Will have tea if you accept demand for caretaker govt’

‘Will have tea if you accept demand for caretaker govt’

‘Will have tea if you accept demand for caretaker govt’

BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir yesterday said they have no problem taking tea with the prime minister at her office if she accepts the party's demand for the caretaker government to oversee the next elections.

"You first say that you're accepting the caretaker government system. You come up with this announcement and then we'll have no problem having tea at the Prime Minister's Office," he said responding to PM Sheikh Hasina's offer made on Saturday.

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Speaking at a discussion, the BNP leader said the formation of a representative parliament and government having accountability to people is the only solution to the country's current political and economic crisis.

The Association of Engineers, Bangladesh arranged the programme on the ongoing crisis in the power and energy sector at Jatiya Press Club.

He also said the country is now facing an economic crisis caused by widespread corruption as the government is not accountable to people.

About the power crisis, the BNP leader said the government has increased