Election Commission (EC)

May 21, 2022
May 21, 2022

Voter list upgradation: EC targets more women enrolment

The Election Commission yesterday launched a countrywide campaign to update the voter list when the number of women voters is decreasing due to social and religious grounds and the absence of door...

May 8, 2022
May 8, 2022

Won’t join national polls if Hasina remains in power: Fakhrul

There is no question of participating in the next parliamentary election unless the current AL government resigns, BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir said today, (May 8, 2022).

April 18, 2022
April 18, 2022

All parties should participate in elections to flourish democracy: CEC

Chief Election Commissioner Kazi Habibul Awal has called upon all political parties to take part in the elections and flourish the democracy.

October 15, 2020
October 15, 2020

Faridpur-4 MP Nixon Chowdhury sued for polls code breach

The Election Commission (EC) today filed a case against independent lawmaker Mujibur Rahman Chowdhury, popularly known as Nixon Chowdhury, for violating the electoral code of conduct.

August 26, 2020
August 26, 2020

EC approves draft of Political Party Registration Act

The Election Commission (EC) has approved the draft of Political Party Registration Act.

February 1, 2020
February 1, 2020

33 complaints lodged with EC so far

At least thirty-three complaints on election-time irregularities have been lodged with the Election Commission (EC) till this afternoon.

January 7, 2020
January 7, 2020

EC finds no proof of electoral code violation against Atiqul

The Election Commission did not find any proof against the allegation of violating electoral code of conduct by Awami League-backed mayoral aspirant Atiqul Islam to Dhaka North City Corporation...

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 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.

August 6, 2019
August 6, 2019

TIB demands CEC, other commissioners resignation

Transparency International Bangladesh (TIB) expresses deep concern over the allegation of pocketing of Tk 2 crore against the top brass of the Election Commission (EC) in the name of delivering ...