The EC has repeatedly said one thing and did something other than that, if not the opposite.
There has been uncertainty about how participatory the next national election, slated for the end of this year or early 2024, will be as the BNP has been threatening to boycott the polls if it is held under the ruling Awami League government
Chief Election Commissioner Kazi Habibul Awal today said the commission invited BNP for informal discussions, not formal talks.
The Election Commission recommended punishment for 134 officials involved in Gaibandha-5 by-polls after its probe found their involvement in irregularities and negligence in performing duties.
Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) Kazi Habibul Awal has said that stopping Gaibandha-5 by-polls was not a “reckless” decision.
The Election Commission today withheld the by-elections to Gaibandha-5 constituency due to malpractice.
By-elections to Gaibandha-5 constituency has gone out of control, Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) Kazi Habibul Awal said today.
“Democracy will die if people don’t vote.” This is a very powerful statement from CEC Kazi Habibul Awal.
Chief Election Commissioner Kazi Habibul Awal today said the Cumilla City Corporation election was peaceful and estimated that about 60 percent votes were cast.