Bangladesh Election Commission

September 5, 2022
September 5, 2022

EC to procure 2 lakh EVMs

The Election Commission is going to buy two lakh Electronic Voting Machines for the next national polls, spending more than 10 times what India paid to obtain its EVMs.

August 29, 2022
August 29, 2022

Why should we trust EVMs?

The EC has failed to assure the people that EVMs will not lead to electoral fraud

August 26, 2022
August 26, 2022

Tribute to Mahbub Talukdar

He will be remembered for his defiant defence of fair elections

August 10, 2022
August 10, 2022

US doesn’t favour any particular political party: Ambassador Peter Haas

US does not favour any particular political party, Ambassador Peter Haas said today (August 10, 2022).

June 22, 2022
June 22, 2022

EC’s big nothing: From a crowning moment to a humbling experience

Now that the Cumilla City Corporation (CCC) election is over and everything there was to see and hear has been seen and heard, we need to address the elephant in the room.

June 9, 2022
June 9, 2022

Why election 2023 needs to be different from the last two

An acceptable election depends on the Election Commission's ability to display its grit and resolve, exercise its writ, remain neutral, and be prompt to address complaints and proactive in detecting violations.

May 20, 2022
May 20, 2022

"If I were CEC of New Zealand or Britain, could've wrapped up polls while sipping tea"

Chief Election Commissioner Kazi Habibul Awal said if he had been made the CEC of New Zealand or Britain, he could have finished the election by sitting on a chair sipping tea.

March 21, 2020
March 21, 2020

EC halts CCC election, 2 by-polls

Election Commission postpones Chattogram City Corporation election and by-polls to two constituencies due to the outbreak of coronavirus.

January 22, 2020
January 22, 2020

No fake votes possible through EVMs: CEC

Chief Election Commissioner KM Nurul Huda says the electronic voting machines (EVMs) that would be used in the upcoming elections to Dhaka North and South city corporations are of high quality and would not make it possible to cast fake votes using those.

September 16, 2019
September 16, 2019

Fake NID: 'Action if evidence found against any EC official'

The Election Commission will take actions if any of its officials is found involved in issuance of fake national identity cards (NID) for the Rohingya people, Election Commissioner Kabita Khanam says.