electoral code of conduct

October 17, 2022
October 17, 2022

Zilla Parishad polls: Natore MP Shimul enters voting centre violating rule

Shafiqul Islam Shimul, lawmaker from Natore-2 (Sadar, Naldanga) constituency, reportedly entered a polling station violating electoral code of conduct during the ongoing zilla parishad elections.

November 19, 2018
November 19, 2018

Tarique’s taking BNP nomination seekers’ interview illegal: Quader

Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader claims that the process of taking interview of nomination seekers by “fugitive convict and corrupt” BNP leader Tarique Rahman is “illegal.”

April 20, 2018
April 20, 2018

MPs likely to be allowed in city polls campaigns

Following the ruling Awami League's request, the Election Commission is considering an amendment to the electoral

March 24, 2016
March 24, 2016

Trends and patterns

Political violence remains inseparable from Bangladeshi politics and election violence is an integral part of that violence.

March 20, 2016
March 20, 2016

UP polls: IGP warns of actions against muscle power

Actions will be taken, if anyone shows muscle power or violate the electoral code of conduct during the upcoming Union Parishad polls, says Inspector General of Police AKM Shahidul Hoque.

March 17, 2016
March 17, 2016

EC asks SPs to go tough on rules violation

The Election Commission has asked superintendent of police of all districts to file cases against violators of electoral code of conduct during the upcoming union parishad polls.

January 25, 2016
January 25, 2016

HC questions legality of municipal polls code

High Court questions legality of municipal electoral code that restricted parliament members to run election campaign for their party candidates in local polls.

December 5, 2015
December 5, 2015

Violation of electoral code

There are reports of gross violation of the electoral code of conduct in several constituencies even before the start of the campaigning.

April 28, 2015
April 28, 2015

Free rickshaw ride for voters

AL-backed Dhaka South City Corporation mayor candidate Sayeed Khokon and a number of councillors allegedly hire rickshaws to give voters a free ride to the voting centres.

April 5, 2015
April 5, 2015

Illegal posterings before Dhaka city polls (Video)

Breaching the electoral code of conduct, many mayor and councilor aspirants have yet to remove their posters from different parts of the two Dhaka city corporations.