Dhaka City Election 2020

No case of vote rigging found by observers: Quader

The general secretary of ruling Awami League Obaidul Quader says no instance of vote rigging or forgery are reported by any foreign observers in the recently concluded Dhaka city polls.

January 8, 2020
January 8, 2020

City polls: BNP in a favourable position, says HT Imam

BNP is in a favourable position ahead of Dhaka North and South city corporation elections as Awami League’s senior leaders, who are in the government, cannot take part in the polls campaign, says...

January 8, 2020
January 8, 2020

City polls: Atiqul denies violating electoral code

Awami League's mayor candidate Atiqul Islam of Dhaka North City Corporation claims that he did not violate any electoral code of conduct.

January 7, 2020
January 7, 2020

EC urged to reschedule date of two Dhaka city polls

Bangladesh Hindu-Bouddha-Christian Oikya Parishad urges the Election Commission (EC) to hold Dhaka north and south city corporations’ elections on another date instead of January 30 as Saraswati...

January 7, 2020
January 7, 2020

City polls: No arrest without warrant, says EC secy

Election Commission says the candidates of Dhaka north and south city corporations election and their supporters could not be arrested without any previous warrant.

January 6, 2020
January 6, 2020

City polls: BNP places 21-point demand to EC

BNP Standing Committee Member Amir Khasru Mahmud Chowdhury places a 21-point demand to the Election Commission including the scrapping of its decision to use the Electronic Voting Machine in the...

January 6, 2020
January 6, 2020

EC issues show-cause notice to Atiqul

The Election Commission issues a show-cause notice to Awami League’s mayor candidate Atiqul Islam of Dhaka North City Corporation election over allegation of violating the electoral code of conduct.

January 6, 2020
January 6, 2020

Writ seeks deferment of DNCC, DSCC polls

A Supreme Court lawyer files a writ petition with the High Court seeking a directive on the Election Commission to defer the date of Dhaka city corporation elections, slated for January 30, as...

January 5, 2020
January 5, 2020

Stay aside from using EVM: BNP to EC

BNP urges the Election Commission to stay away from the decision of using Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) in the upcoming Dhaka north and south city corporation elections.

December 30, 2019
December 30, 2019

2,260 collect nomination forms for Dhaka city polls

A total of 2,260 aspirants have collected nomination forms to take part in Dhaka north and south city corporation elections scheduled to be held on January 30.

December 30, 2019
December 30, 2019

Dhaka city polls: EC against transferring election officials

The Election Commission (EC) writes to the cabinet division secretary not to transfer election-related officials without prior permission ahead of Dhaka north and south city corporation elections...