Speakers said in a Human Chain
To protest against the unjust debt and foreign aid and undue interference of International Financial Institutions (IFIs) like WB, IMF and ADB, Sushasoner Jonny Pracharavizan -SUPRO organized a Human Chain on 3 July, 2012 in front of National Press Club. Dhaka Campaign Group and other like-minded organizations expressed their solidarity in the human chain. Criticizing WB’s recent decision to withdraw padma bridge loan, speakers told that World Bank is itself a non-transparent and autocratic organization. They also told World Bank has ultimately taken its position against mass people rather than corruption by declaring withdrawn of loan for Padma Bridge.
Kazi Shafiqur rahman, Coordinator of SUPRO moderated the human chain where SUPRO General Secretary M A Quader, SUPRO EC Member KGM Faruk, SUPRO National Council Member Madhob Chandra Dutt, Deputy Director of SUPRO Abu Ala Mahmudul Hasan, Coordinators of SUPRO Mousumi Biswas and Saif Uddin Ahmed delivered their speech. Dhaka Campaign Group member Unnoti Rani also delivered her solidarity speech in the human chain . Along with Media Associate Coordinator Md. Shariful Islam and representatives from other likeminded organizations were present in the Human Chain.