Development activities carried out by suspended Gazipur mayor Zahangir Alam, his close ties with the local Awami League leaders and activists and the voters’ sympathy for him were the main reasons for his mother’s victory in the mayoral polls, said voters.
The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) has rescheduled the date for quizzing suspended Gazipur City Corporation (GCC) mayor Zahangir Alam
The Election Commission today said it is satisfied with the explanation given by the mayoral candidate of the ruling Awami League Azmat Ullah Khan in Gazipur City polls regarding his alleged violation of the electoral code of conduct.
The returning officer, however, declared his mother Zaida Khatun's nomination valid
In addition to staying the previous High Court order, the apex court has directed the Election Commission to arrange the Gazipur city polls by June 28, which was originally scheduled for May 15.