Speaker approves Rowshan as opposition leader, GM Quader dy leader
Jatiya Sangsad (JS) Speaker Dr Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury has acknowledged Jatiya Party co-chairman Rowhsan Ershad as the leader of the opposition party in parliament and party chairman GM Quader as the deputy opposition leader in the parliament. Signed by JS senior secretary Dr Zafor Ahmed Khan, a gazette of the parliamentary secretariat was issued today in this regard.
In line with the rules of procedures of the Jatiya Sangsad and “The Leader and Deputy Leader of the Opposition (Remuneration and Privileges) Ordinance, 1979”, the Speaker approved Rowshan Ershad of Mymensingh-4 constituency as the Opposition Leader and GM Quader of Lalmonirhat-3 constituency as the deputy opposition leader in the House.
According to the existing law of the country, the opposition leader will enjoy all kinds of facilities as a minister while deputy leader will enjoy as the status of the state minister.