Awami League(AL) president Sheikh Hasina has agreed to talk to BNP chief Khaleda Zia.
The AL and BNP leaders told reporters on Wednesday that their chiefs were willing to sit together and talk.
Two veteran journalist A B M Musa and Reazuddin Ahmed in interviews with Voice of America spoke about the possibility of the proposed meeting between the two leaders.
Reazudin Ahmed is hopeful about the possible outcome but A B M Musa is not at all hopeful.
Amir Khasru has the details.