Election to 74 upazila parishad across the country will be held on March 31 in fifth phase, Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) Kazi Rakibuddin Ahmad declared today.
According to the polls schedule, the last date of filing nomination paper is March 2 while the papers will be scrutinised on March 5.
The last date for withdrawal of nomination is March 12, the CEC said.
Meanwhile, election to Dhamrai upazila of Dhaka will be held on March 23 along with the fourth phase election, the CEC announced at the media centre of Election Commission (EC) Secretariat.
The last date of filing nomination paper for Dhamrai is February 25 and the papers will be scrunitised on February 26.
The last date for withdrawal of nomination is March 6.
Of 487 upazilas across the country, election to 97 upazilas was held yesterday, in first phase, 117 upazilas will be held on February 27 in second phase, 83 upazilas on March 15 in third phase and 92 upazilas on March 23.