Thursday, March 17, 2005

BANGLADESH: The Prime Minister's view

Anyone who comprehends the fragility of Bangladesh’s political system knows too just how many weaknesses continue to bedevil a commission which is committed to adding newer doses of substance to pluralist politics in the country. What can therefore be suggested in the present context is that the nation’s politicians must come together to devise the ways and means by which the Election Commission can attain the status of a truly powerful and independent body, with the necessary manpower and machinery to have its writ run all over the country........More