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CBA splits into 3 factions: Instability in Ctg Port feared


Sarwaruddin, Ctg Bureau

The internal politics  of the Chittagong Port may turn  instable immediately following the splits in Port CBA, it is feared.

The workers forum  of Chittagong Port  under the banner of  Bandar Sangjuka Karmachari Parishad (Port Combined Workers Council) , CBA now has divided  into 3 factions.

In the meantime , a tense  situation  among the leaders and members of CBA is prevailing and fearing any undesired incidents at any time .

On the other hand, BandarRakkha Parishad( Port Protection Council- BRP)  is a conglomeration of port workers  bodies is facing with different questions over the rallies and counter rallies of the CBA factions held recently.

Earlier,  the CBA leaders of split groups vow to launch movement under  the Bandar Rakkha Parishad led by  former city mayor and city AL President ABM Mohiuddin Chowdhury  but now these CBA  leaders are arranging  separate programmes separately.


Port sources said,  present CBA President Momtazuddin  is leading one faction and the existing  General Secretary Wahidullah Sarker is leading another faction  and the third faction is being dominated by the Joint Secretary Fakrul Islam.

Reliable sources said,  four influential political leaders are backing the CBA President  Momtazuddin and basically Ports and shipping Minister Shahjahan Khan MP  and the Port chairman are the prime supporter of Momtazuddin.

Meanwhile 3rd faction led by Fakrul Islam  is also supporter of the concerned minister and CPA chairman  but  he is well known as supporter of city AL General Secretary AZM Nasiruddin .

These two leaders were the blind supporters of city AL President Mohiuddin Chwdhury  earlier but now they not found in any BRP programmes of Mohiuddin Chowdhury. The powerful faction of CBA  led by Wahidullah sarker duly supported by 14 CBA leaders expressed consensus to the BRP movement of Mohiuddin Chowdhury  from very inception of the movement against the irregularities and alleged corruptions of CPA,  It is learnt from reliable sources that two factions of CBA led by President and  the general secretary  announced separate programs of BRP  on November 12 last at the same venue of port colony but could not held due to intervention f the law enforcing agency on plea of deterioration of  law and order  due to counter programs of two factions.

While contacted the CBA General Secretary Wahidullah Sarker told The  New Nation that we are always against the conspiracy of port and well will proceed with the movement of BRP  led by our leader  Mohiuddin Chowdhury.

He also told that some miscreants entered in our BRP and will detect them immediately. He also blamed that  with the connivance of CBA President and the Joint General Secretary,  CPA chairman suspended CBA vice president Mohammad Ali  Minto and Badsha Miah of Engineering Deptt alleged with violation of  discipline in port activities.

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