Jamaat’s registration cancelled

Jamaat's registration cancelled

The Election Commission (EC) has informed the Jatiya Sangsad (Parliament) that the registration of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami has been cancelled. Senior Assistant Secretary of the EC Mohammad Atiar sent an information statement regarding the cancellation of Jamaat-e-Islami’s registration to the Parliament Secretariat on Monday afternoon. Earlier on August 1, 2013, the High Court announced Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami’s registration as a political party as illegal, according to a news agency.

Source: The Financial Express