Bangladesh Election Commission

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...

December 31, 2018
December 31, 2018

11th general polls a ‘bright example’ in nat’l life: EC Secy

Election Commission (EC) Secretary Helal Uddin Ahmed says the 11th parliamentary election will remain as a ‘bright example’ in national life.

December 29, 2018
December 29, 2018

Find your polling centre online

Bangladeshi voters can very easily find the polling centres at which they are going to cast their vote on December 30. Follow these simple steps to find your polling centre.

December 28, 2018
December 28, 2018

EC not allowing army to work independently: BNP

BNP alleges that the Election Commission (EC) is not allowing army personnel in discharging their duties to improve the law and order situation.

December 26, 2018
December 26, 2018

Oikyafront walks out of CEC meet

A Jatiya Oikyafront delegation led by Dr Kamal Hossain yesterday walked out of a meeting with Chief Election Commissioner KM Nurul Huda for what they said was "discourteous behaviour" of...

December 24, 2018
December 24, 2018

25 Jamaat men stay in the race

The Election Commission yesterday said there is no scope now for scrapping the candidacy of 25 Jamaat-e-Islami leaders who are contesting the parliamentary election despite cancellation of the...

December 23, 2018
December 23, 2018

BNP welcomes decision to deploy army ahead of polls

BNP welcomes the Election Commission’s decision to deploy army in the country from December 24 ahead of the upcoming 11th Parliamentary Election slated for December 30.

December 23, 2018
December 23, 2018

Satkhira OC withdrawn for 'seeking vote for boat'

The officer-in-charge of Kolaroa Police Station in Satkhira, who allegedly violated electoral code of conduct by seeking vote for Awami League, is withdrawn and attached to district police lines.

December 20, 2018
December 20, 2018

Allocate ‘Sheaf of Paddy’ to 4 BNP candidates: HC

The High Court directs the Election Commission to allocate BNP’s election symbol “Sheaf of Paddy” to its four candidates in place of other four rival contenders who were earlier allocated the same...

December 20, 2018
December 20, 2018

Writ filed seeking distribution of leaflets with candidates’ affidavit info

A writ petition is filed with the High Court seeking its directives on the Election Commission to provide information submitted by the candidates in their affidavits through distributing leaflets...

December 20, 2018
December 20, 2018

Decision on 25 Jamaat men by Monday

Election Commission Secretary Helal Uddin says a decision on the candidacy of 25 Jamaat-e-Islami leaders will be made by Tuesday.