Jatiya Party's main patron Roshan Ershad has been announced as the chairman of the party by Ershad's son Eric. Apart from this, Vidisha Ershad, Saad Ershad has been declared as the co-chairman and Kazi Mamunur Rashid as acting general secretary in the committee.
Roshan Putra made this announcement at a memorial service and prayer ceremony organized at the President's Park in Baridhara on Wednesday. Hussain Muhammad Ershad Trustee Board organized this meeting.
At that time, Eric said in his speech, when my father was sick, my uncle GM Quader held my father hostage and signed the post of party chairman illegally. They must be prevented, resisted.
Eric's mother Bidisha Ershad told the media about the announcement of Roshan Ershad as chairman for life, he is our mentor. In the absence of the chairman of the party, he will be the lifetime chairman of the party. Under his leadership, the National Party will be reorganized and will come to power in the future.
Bidisha Siddique, Mahgir Al Mahi Saad Ershad, Japa former presidium member Prof. Delwar Hossain Khan, Zafar Iqbal Siddiqui and others spoke at the memorial meeting under the chairmanship of Kazi Mamunur Rashid.