Banning Jamaat not possible now: PM

Jamaat

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday said it is not possible to ban Jamaat-e-Islami through executive order as a writ petition regarding banning the party remains pending with the High Court.

The premier said this when a delegation Kawmi Madrasa called on her at her Gono Bhaban residence in the capital this evening.

Hasina assured the Islamic leader that the government would take decision for recognition of the Kawmi education as per recommendation of the commission constituted in last year.

The commission headed by noted Islamic scholar Allama Ahmed Shafi has already submitted its report to the Education Ministry, she said adding a common curriculum is being prepared for the Kawmi education in light of the recommendation.

Source: The Daily Star