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12:00 AM, July 27, 2018 / LAST MODIFIED: 01:38 AM, July 27, 2018

US for fair, inclusive polls

Outgoing US Ambassador in Dhaka Marcia Bernicat yesterday hoped that the city corporation and national elections will be held in a “fair and inclusive” manner.

She was speaking to journalists after her meeting with Chief Election Commissioner KM Nurul Huda at the commission office in Dhaka.

“We always advocate for free, fair, credible and inclusive elections,” she told reporters, adding that they along with Bangladesh officials always work towards that goal.

About the meeting, she said, “We talked about a wide range of issues involving elections.”

The US envoy said in every democracy there is example of irregularities that occur in elections and the goal is to improving that process.

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