Dhaka North City Corporation election

'Ominous' for democracy

Poor presence of voters in yesterday's Dhaka North City Corporation mayoral by-polls has demonstrated that people have lost confidence in the country's electoral system, experts said.

December 23, 2019
December 23, 2019

City polls on Jan 30

The elections to Dhaka South City Corporation and Dhaka North City Corporation will be held on January 30, the Election Commission announced yesterday.

March 1, 2019
March 1, 2019

Questionable numbers

It was around 10:45am, nearly three hours into the beginning of yesterday's Dhaka North City Corporation by-polls.

March 1, 2019
March 1, 2019

'Ominous' for democracy

Poor presence of voters in yesterday's Dhaka North City Corporation mayoral by-polls has demonstrated that people have lost confidence in the country's electoral system, experts said.

February 28, 2019
February 28, 2019

AL’s Atiqul takes big lead in DNCC polls

Awami League nominated mayoral candidate Atiqul Islam takes lead with a big margin of vote in the Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) by-election.

February 28, 2019
February 28, 2019

50pc vote cast in DNCC by-polls: EC secy

Election Commission (EC) Secretary Helal Uddin Ahmed claims that around 50 per cent votes were cast in the Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) by-election.

February 28, 2019
February 28, 2019

Shafin brings allegation of vote irregularities

Singer Shafin Ahmed, the mayoral candidate of Jatiya Party for Dhaka North City Corporation by-election brought the allegation of some irregularities in voting.

February 28, 2019
February 28, 2019

EC Mahbub too witnesses low voter turnout

Election Commissioner Mahbub Talukder says he also witnessed low turnout of voters till the morning in the election to the Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC).

February 28, 2019
February 28, 2019

DNCC by-polls: Officials, agents spend lazy time

Many polling centres in Dhaka (north) have been seen without any voters’ turning out when The Daily Star’s correspondents were visiting the centres.

February 28, 2019
February 28, 2019

A rare lack of festivity

The Dhaka North City Corporation mayoral by-election takes place today but it lacks enthusiasm and festivity.

February 27, 2019
February 27, 2019

DNCC by-polls: Banks to remain closed in Dhaka

All scheduled banks and non-banking financial institutions in the capital will remain closed tomorrow for Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) by-polls.