Defeated group trying to resurface again: Law minister

Published: September 21, 2018 20:25:17 | Updated: September 22, 2018 14:11:23

Law Minister Anisul Huq has claimed those who wanted to stage a judicial coup using former Chief Justice Surendra Kumar Sinha are now trying to resurface again.

The minister came up with the statement while talking to the journalists during an electoral campaign at Chargaach Bazar in Kasba upazila of Brahmanbaria on Friday, reports UNB.

In response to a question about former Chief Justice Surendra Kumar Sinha's book, 'A Broken Dream: Rule of Law, Human Rights and Democracy', the minister said the former chief justice wrote the book being frustrated.

He also said the people of Bangladesh now want development.

"So request you to cast your vote for 'boat' for the development of the country," he added.

Kasba Upazila Unit Awami League Joint Convener Ruhul Amin Bhuiyan Bakul, Advocate Rashidul Kaushar Bhuiyan and senior party leaders and actives were present in the rally.

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