Barisal City Election 2018 | The Daily Star
No violence required: Open ballot stuffing by AL men
Barisal City Election 2018

No violence required: Open ballot stuffing by AL men

Since the voting started at 8am yesterday, seven to eight ruling party men wearing tags of the “boat” symbol occupied each of the five polling booths for men at Kaladema Government Primary School in Barisal city.

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