| GEO World|
| Hasina to be sworn in as Bangladesh PM by January 10|
| Updated at: 2357 PST, Tuesday, December 30, 2008|
DHAKA: Awami League president Sheikh Hasina will take over as Prime Minister by January 10, her close aide told reporters in Dhaka on Tuesday.
He said, the party, being a democratic one, has to summon its central working committee and presidium to take stock of the situation following landslide victory in the ninth parliamentary poll to forming what he said ‘a government of good governance’.
“We’ll carefully choose the cabinet members,” he said adding that Awami League will also meet its allies to discuss the structure of the cabinet.
Meanwhile, a senior member of the caretaker cabinet M Anwarul Iqbal said on Tuesday power would be handed over to an elected government in 10 days after the results were gazetted and oaths taken.