chief election commissioner (CEC)

'If they don't come, how will they be seen?'

In the face of allegations that agents of BNP were hardly visible in polling centres across the country, the chief election commissioner (CEC) has claimed that they were not seen because they did not show up in the first place.

June 13, 2022
June 13, 2022

EC’s helplessness on AL MP’s matter proves fair election not possible: BNP MP Harun

BNP MP Harunur Rashid today in parliament came down heavily on the Election Commission over its helplessness as the ruling party MP from Comilla-6 AKM Bahauddin Bahar did not leave his constituency despite instructions of the commission.

December 31, 2018
December 31, 2018

'If they don't come, how will they be seen?'

In the face of allegations that agents of BNP were hardly visible in polling centres across the country, the chief election commissioner (CEC) has claimed that they were not seen because they did not show up in the first place.

December 25, 2018
December 25, 2018

Oikyafront demands CEC’s resignation

The opposition alliance Jatiya Oikyafront demands immediate resignation of the Chief Election Commissioner and urges the president to appoint a nonpolitical and neutral person in the post.

November 26, 2018
November 26, 2018

Dr Kamal wants CEC replaced

Gonoforum President Dr Kamal Hossain yesterday demanded the replacement of Chief Election Commissioner KM Nurul Huda with a credible person for holding a free and fair national election.

April 17, 2018
April 17, 2018

BNP urges CEC to deploy army in Khulna, Gazipur city polls

BNP meets the chief election commissioner and requests for deployment of the military in the city corporation elections to Khulna and Gazipur to ensure free and fair polls.

December 21, 2017
December 21, 2017

BNP’s allegation not valid: CEC

BNP's allegation of creating obstruction by administration on the way of smooth voting in Rangpur City Corporation polls is not “valid”, Chief Election Commissioner KM Nurul Huda says.

July 25, 2017
July 25, 2017

No compromise with fair polls: CEC

Chief Election Commission KM Nurul Huda says that he would not compromise with anyone for the sake of arranging the next general election in a democratic manner.

May 23, 2017
May 23, 2017

CEC starts electoral talks mid-July

Chief Election Commissioner KM Nurul Huda says he will kick off electoral dialogue with political parties in mid-July and will continue till November.

June 6, 2016
June 6, 2016

Final phase of UP election no less violent

We wonder whether the Chief Election Commissioner was talking about the recently concluded six-phase elections in Bangladesh or some other election in some other country when...

May 30, 2016
May 30, 2016

UP elections getting incrementally deadly

Even the chief election commissioner (CEC) has admitted that violence has escalated in the fifth phase of the elections.