Awami League General Secretary and Minister for Road Transport and Bridges Obaidul Quader has warned the BNP not to play with fire in the wake of recent fire incidents in different parts of the country including Sitakunda.
Warning the BNP leaders, he said, "If you play with fire, it will burn you in the fire and your consequences will be terrible."
He was speaking at the triennial conference of Mohammadpur Thana and Ward Awami League at Mohammadpur Town Hall in the capital on Sunday (June 12) morning.
"The Awami League has taken a stand against the people," said Obaidul Quader in response to BNP secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir's remarks. The birth of Awami League will be on the highway, on the highway, it will never leave the highway.
The Awami League general secretary said in the recent fire incident in Sitakunda, whether it is sabotage or accident, all the information is with the detectives. The means of investigation will come out with accurate information.
Mohammadpur Thana Awami League President MA Sattar presided over the conference, which was also attended by Awami League presidium member Jahangir Kabir Nanak, Publicity and Publication Secretary Dr. Abdus Sobhan Golap, Office Secretary Barrister Biplob Barua, Dhaka Metropolitan North Awami League President Sheikh Bazlur Rahman, General Secretary SM Mannan Kochi, Organizing Secretary Azizul Haque Rana, MP Sadek Khan and Mohammadpur Thana Awami League General Secretary Matiur Rahman Miachan.