Our goal is to ensure fundamental rights of all: PM
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today said she is running the government with a specific goal to ensure the fundamental rights of all people and their economic freedom.
“We are running the government with a specific goal. And that goal is to ensure the fundamental rights including the economic emancipation of the common people and improvement of their living standard;” the premier said while addressing the nation marking the first anniversary of her current government this evening.
State-owned Bangladesh Betar and Bangladesh Television are simultaneously broadcasting the prime minister’s address from 7:30 pm. Private television channels and radio stations are also airing the prime minister’s speech.
Sheikh Hasina formed the government for the third consecutive term following her party Awami League’s landslide victory in the 11th parliamentary election on December 30, 2018.
The new cabinet was formed on January 7, 2019.