Dhaka, Sept. 25 -- Convener of the Gono Odhikar Parishad Dr Reza Kibia on Saturday held the government responsible for the current deteriorating situation of the country's economy.

He called upon the professional bodies to come forward to salvage the country.

He said this while addressing a discussion meeting on "Role of Professionals to Establish Democracy and Good Governance" organised by Peshajibi Odhikar Parishad in the Jatiya Press Club in the capital.

"The Awami League government is sucking the blood of the people. The government is responsible for the current situation of the country. The government has destroyed the country's economy by corruption," he added.

Criticising the government he said, "The government has dragged the ...