Arfanul Haque Rifat

June 17, 2022
June 17, 2022

An uphill task, yet Sakku fought well

The split in the pro-BNP vote bank because of the party’s two expelled leaders running for mayor was a big advantage for the ruling Awami League candidate in the Cumilla City Corporation election.

June 16, 2022
June 16, 2022

Cumilla city polls: Dramatic win for Rifat

It was at the Shilpakala Academy auditorium, Cumilla, around 8:20pm.

June 15, 2022
June 15, 2022

“Whoever wins Cumilla city polls, will accept result”

Arfanul Haque Rifat, the ruling Awami League mayor candidate of Cumilla City Corporation election, cast his vote at Victoria Collegiate School centre this morning.

June 15, 2022
June 15, 2022

Cumilla city corporation polls begin

Voting in Cumilla City Corporation elections began this morning amid a lack of enthusiasm and excitement among voters about the polls.

June 1, 2022
June 1, 2022

Comment on nomination business: Prof Kalimullah, 2 others sued under DSA

A case has been filed against three people including National Election Observation Parishad’s President Prof Kalimullah for his comment that Arfanul Haque Rifat, Awami League backed mayoral candidate of Cumilla City Corporation bought nominations in exchange of Tk 60 crore.

May 20, 2022
May 20, 2022

Cumilla polls, a litmus test for EC, and the shadow of drugs

For a party so image-conscious and so demanding of "clean image" from its candidates, Awami League surely knows how to make a muck of things and draw unflattering attention.