Jatiya Party (JP) has joined Awami League (AL) led grand alliance for contesting the upcoming national election jointly. After a meeting with AL president and the former Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina at Sudha Sadan in the city on Tuesday Jatiya Party (JP) chairman Hussain Muhammad Ershad confirmed his joining hands with AL. "We will move together for wining the upcoming polls and forming government," said the JP chairman after the meeting outside Sudha Sadan in the city.
Expressing his satisfaction over the discussion with AL, Ershad , the former President said Jatiya Party confirmed participation in the upcoming general polls with AL-led grand alliance and JP is now an active member of the grand alliance. The Chairman of JP along with some JP senior leaders held the meeting with the AL president for discussing issues related to the ensuing parliament election .
Meanwhile, joint general secretary of AL and party spokesman Syed Ashraful Islam said that AL will also form a committee and hold meeting with JP''s leaders for further discussion.