POST TIME: 22 March, 2019 00:00 00 AM
BGMEA election
Swadhinata Parishad unveil manifesto
Staff Reporter, Dhaka

Swadhinata Parishad unveil manifesto

Swadhinata Parishad yesterday unveiled its twelve-point manifesto for the Bangladesh Garment Manufacturing and Exporters Association’s (BGMEA) election 2019-2021. Md Jahangir Alam, convener of the Parishad, unveiled the manifesto at a discussion meeting at the Dhaka Club in the capital.  During the discussion, Alam read out the election manifesto of their panel and said they are quite sure that the election will be free and fair.

He urged the BGMEA members to give a chance at least to be failure through taking part in the election. He asked the voters to cast their votes for anyone without fear.

“After taking part in the election of BGMEA, we have already faced different difficulties from several bodies. But they did not able to put down us from the electoral race,” he said hoping that if the election is held in fair manner, they will win.  

The other members of the Swadhinata Parishad are Md Delwar Hossain, Delax Apparels Ltd, Md Humayun Rashid Jany, Olira Fashion Ltd, Rafiq Hasan, Northern Cooperation Ltd, Md Saiful Islam, Eluring Fashion Ltd, Md Showkat Hossain, Libas Stitch, lieutenant colonel (retired) Khandarkar Faridul Akbar, Hanjala Textile park Ltd, Md Jahangir Kabir, Ven Happen Fashion Manufacture Ltd, Md Jahid Hasan, Jein Apparels Ltd, Md Shariful Alam Chowdhury, Apparels Bangla Society Ltd, Kazi Abdus Subhan, A S Garments and Textile Ltd, Jahirul Islam, top Tex sweaters Ltd, Kazi Mahjabin Mamtaj, Jed A Apparels Ltd, Mahmud Hossain, DK Global Fashion Wear Ltd, Md Sabbir Mahmud, South West Composit Ltd, Ayesha Akhter, Oyemart Apparels Ltd, Md Oaliullah, Piyanka Fashion Ltd and Omar Najim Hekmat, Golden Duck

apparels Ltd.  

Eelier, on January 14, the BGMEA announced that the election to 35 posts for director will be held on April 6.

It has asked the members to pay up their fees by February 5.

According to the manifesto of Swadhinata Parishad, if the panel is elected in the BGMEA election, they will take initiative to modernise UD management. They will introduce new apps for sub-contacting.

The manifesto also said, they will take initiative to make active all the standing committees of the BGMEA.