Speaker of the Jatiya Sangsad
The Speaker is the Chairperson or Presiding Officer of the National Assembly of Bangladesh. His role is similar to that of the Speaker in other Westminster-style governments.
|Speaker of the Jatiya Sangsad
জাতীয় সংসদের স্পিকার
জাতীয় সংসদের সভাধ্যক্ষ
|Inaugural holder||Shah Abdul Hamid|
|Formation||10 April 1972|
|First holder||Mohammad Mohammadullah|
|Deputy||Fazle Rabbi Miah|
The Speaker presided over the proceedings of the Parliament. He maintained the order of the meeting. If a member behaves outside the rules, the chairperson can dismiss him. He allowed various motions, including no-confidence motion, adjournment motion, condemnation motion and eye-catching notice as per rules. The chairperson also decides which issues will be discussed in the session.
- "জাতীয় সংসদ". bn.banglapedia.org. Retrieved 2020-07-11.