Parliament passes stricter law against animal cruelty (1면)
The Bangladesh Parliament yesterday passed the Animal Welfare Bill 2019,
with significantly stricter penalties for cruelty to animals compared to the
previous colonial-era Cruelty to Animal Act of 2019.
Ex BNP leader Enam made AL Advisory Council member (2면)
Former BNP leader Enam Ahmed Chowdhury has been made Awami League Advisory
Council member. Enam, a former vice-chairman of BNP and an adviser to the party’s
Chairperson Khaleda Zia, joined Awami League on December 19, 2019, after
failing to secure nomination from Sylhet-1 constituency for the 11th
Quader: There are problems inside Awami League (3면)
Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader has said his party has been
facing some problems that created instability inside the party. “There are some
problems in grassroots units. Some party leaders contested in upazila election
against party-nominated candidates,” he said while briefing newsmen following a
secretary-level meeting of Awami League.