Dhaka, Aug. 24 -- Leader of the Opposition in the Bangladesh Parliament and Jatiya Party chairman GM Quader on Saturday laid emphasis on constituting either a ministry or a commission for protecting the interests of minority communities in the country.

"Either a minority ministry or a minority commission can be formed in the country to protect the interests of them. It'll also help them move forward," he said.

The Jatiyo Party chief came up with the remarks while speaking at a event organised by Sri Krishna Seba Sangha at the Jatiya Press Club on the occasion of Janmashtami, the birth anniversary of Lord Shri Krishna.

He said their party would always remain beside the minority communities as they were in the past, and play an effective r...