Sheikh Hasina to continue as party’s President, and Presidium member and also Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader was suspected to be made General Secretary.
With the conclusion of the first day of the 20th Awami League national council, many of the party councilors and delegates have in whispered tones expressed their opinions about the new leadership of the ruling party and the government.
The councilors stated it is 99% certain that Obaidul Quader is going to be the next General Secretary.
Present General Secretary, Syed Ashraful Islam, will be given a Presidium member berth at the council, and later when time comes, he will be named the President of the state.”
However, officially every source has only declared that the President and General Secretary will be elected by councilors votes which are to be held today.