Jatiya Party (Manju)

The Jatiya Party (Manju) (Bengali: জাতীয় পার্টি (মঞ্জু)) (National Party (Manju)) is a political party in Bangladesh, led by Anwar Hossain Manju. It is a splinter group of the original Jatiya Party, that was founded by the military dictator Hussain Mohammad Ershad. It broke away from the original Jatiya Party in the late 1990s when Hussain Mohammad Ershad joined the BNP and Jamaat to form the 4 party alliance. Both of its top leaders served as Ministers under HM Ershad.

Jatiya Party-JP

জাতীয় পার্টি - জেপি
National Party-JP
ChairmanAnwar Hossain Manju
Secretary-GeneralSheikh Shahidul Islam
HeadquartersBadi-3/6, Block-A, Lalmatia, Khana-Mohammadpur, Dhaka-1207[1]
National affiliationGrand Alliance
Seats in the Jatiyo Sangshad
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The party is registered with the Election Commission of Bangladesh as Jatiya Party-JP.[2]


  1. ^ "Registration of Political Parties". Bangladesh Election Commission (in Bengali).
  2. ^ "Registration brings down number of parties eligible for JS polls". Bangladesh-web.com. 25 November 2008. Archived from the original on 27 September 2011. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)