MPs take oath

  • Cricketer Mashrafe Bin Mortaza has been the biggest sensation in the elections. The Awami League MP from Narail-2 seat wore a Mujib Coat when he came to parliament to be sworn in on Thursday. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Cricketer Mashrafe Bin Mortaza has been the biggest sensation in the elections. The Awami League MP from Narail-2 seat wore a Mujib Coat when he came to parliament to be sworn in on Thursday. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Sheikh Sarhan Naser Tonmoy, the grandson of Bangabandhu’s brother Sheikh Naser, has been elected MP from Bagerhat-2 constituency. It was the first time he contested parliamentary elections. His father has also been elected MP from a seat next to Tonmoy’s one. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Sheikh Sarhan Naser Tonmoy, the grandson of Bangabandhu’s brother Sheikh Naser, has been elected MP from Bagerhat-2 constituency. It was the first time he contested parliamentary elections. His father has also been elected MP from a seat next to Tonmoy’s one. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader leaving the parliament building in Dhaka on Thursday after taking oath as the Noakhali-5 MP. He defeated the BNP’s Moudud Ahmed in the election. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader leaving the parliament building in Dhaka on Thursday after taking oath as the Noakhali-5 MP. He defeated the BNP’s Moudud Ahmed in the election. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Foreign Minister AH Mahmood Ali leaving the parliament building on Thursday after taking oath as the Dinajpur-4 MP. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Foreign Minister AH Mahmood Ali leaving the parliament building on Thursday after taking oath as the Dinajpur-4 MP. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina signs the signature book for the MPs after taking oath as a member of the 11th Parliament on Thursday. Photo: Saiful Islam Kallol

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina signs the signature book for the MPs after taking oath as a member of the 11th Parliament on Thursday. Photo: Saiful Islam Kallol

  • Jatiya Party Co-Chairman GM Quader leaving the parliament building in Dhaka on Thursday after taking oath as the Lalmonirhat-3 MP. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Jatiya Party Co-Chairman GM Quader leaving the parliament building in Dhaka on Thursday after taking oath as the Lalmonirhat-3 MP. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Bikalpadhara Bangladesh Joint Secretary General Mahi B Chowdhury leaving the parliament building in Dhaka on Thursday after taking oath as the Munshiganj-1 MP. He won the election with the Awami League’s ‘boat’ symbol. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Bikalpadhara Bangladesh Joint Secretary General Mahi B Chowdhury leaving the parliament building in Dhaka on Thursday after taking oath as the Munshiganj-1 MP. He won the election with the Awami League’s ‘boat’ symbol. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Information Minister Hasanul Haq Inu leaving the parliament building after taking oath as the Kushtia-2 MP on Thursday. The president of the Jatiya Samajtantrik Dal or JaSoD contested in the polls with the Awami League’s ‘boat’ symbol. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Information Minister Hasanul Haq Inu leaving the parliament building after taking oath as the Kushtia-2 MP on Thursday. The president of the Jatiya Samajtantrik Dal or JaSoD contested in the polls with the Awami League’s ‘boat’ symbol. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Parliament Speaker Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury administering the oath to the newly elected MPs of the Awami League and its allies on Thursday. Photo: Saiful Islam Kallol

    Parliament Speaker Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury administering the oath to the newly elected MPs of the Awami League and its allies on Thursday. Photo: Saiful Islam Kallol

  • Parliament Speaker Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury administering the oath to the newly elected MPs of the Awami League and its allies on Thursday. Photo: Saiful Islam Kallol

    Parliament Speaker Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury administering the oath to the newly elected MPs of the Awami League and its allies on Thursday. Photo: Saiful Islam Kallol