Zainul Abedin Faruq ,MP is the
Chief Whip of the opposition members in the the Jatiya Sangsad , the national
parliament of the country. He is on a private visit to Florida , USA .
In an exclusive interview with
VOA Bangla Service Mr Faruq talks about the present situation in Bangladesh
particularly the role of the parliament. Talking about the dissatisfaction of
the Upazilla Chairmen on passing a law giving all importance to the Members of
Parliament , Faruq says one should give more importance to the coordinated
efforts in the development of an area rather than paying too much attention to the
law passed in the parliament. He adds
that the fact the MPs have been kept as
advisors to the Upazilla has been done
with an intention to help coordination in the areas concerned.
He says that the different
parliamentary committees should play important roles in the sovereign
parliament in Bangladesh in line with the government declaration for the