Dr Abdun Noor is a writer and a consultant of
the World Bank projects relating essentially to agriculture, education and
development. Although now retired Dr Noor still works part time for the World
Bank’s training programs. His Bicholito Shomoy is a masterpiece novel , a
juxtaposition of history and fiction in an artistic disposition . Dr Noor is
planning to write something centering around the War of Liberation of
While talking about the recently held
parliamentary election in Bangladesh where Awami League led Grand Alliance won
the election with overwhelming majority , Dr Noor says that it restores the
basic right to speak up , to express
oneself . He feels that this right of expressing oneself is the democratic
right of people. That right has been exercised and expressed through the
election on December 29.
In answer to a question, Dr Noor says that there
are similarities between US election and
Bangladesh election to some extent , particularly if one takes the first time
voter into consideration . The young voters have been given special attention
in both elections.
League, in its election program has brought in vision 2021 which encourages the
youth in Bangladesh to look forward to a promising future while recalling and
respecting a glorious past.