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  • Junior colleague plotted murder of Gazipur City Corporation engineer

    Anisur Rahman Selim, an assistant engineer of Gazipur City Corporation, yesterday confessed to a magistrate that he was the mastermind behind the murder of his senior colleague, executive engineer Delwar Hossain.

  • Shushashoner Jonno Nagorik (Shujan)

    3 upcoming city polls likely to be held in Khulna style: Shujan

    Terming the recently held Gazipur City Corporation (GCC) election "Khulna style", citizen's rights platform Shushashoner Jonno Nagorik (Shujan) apprehends that the three upcoming city polls in Rajshahi, Sylhet and Barisal will be held in the similar fashion.

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    GCC, KCC polls held in controlled manner: Shujan

    Civil society platform Shushashoner Jonno Nagorik (Shujan) says that the elections to Gazipur and Khulna city corporations were held in a “controlled” manner.

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    GCC polls: EWG finds faults at 46% centres

    Almost half of the polling centres have seen irregularities during the Gazipur City Corporation election held last Tuesday, Election Working Group says.

  • Extreme high, extreme low

    The Gazipur City Corporation election saw an unusual voters' turnout rate -- extremely high in some centres while extremely low in some others -- raising serious questions.

  • Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader

    BNP’s rejection an insult to Gazipur people: Quader

    BNP has inflicted insults on the people of Gazipur by rejecting the Gazipur City Corporation (GCC) elections, Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader says.

  • BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir

    BNP demands re-election to GCC, rejects results

    Bringing allegations of irregularities, the BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir rejects the Gazipur City Corporation polls and demands a re-election.

  • Gazipur City Corporation Election Result

    'Free, fair'

    The Election Commission has claimed that yesterday's Gazipur City Corporation polls were held in a free, fair and credible manner.

  • 100 centres captured

    The BNP yesterday alleged that ruling party men captured over 100 polling centres of the Gazipur city elections and stuffed ballot boxes, while the Awami League trashed the allegation and asked the party to come up with evidence.

  • Gazipur City Corporation Election Result

    GCC polls held in free, fair manner: EC

    Election Commission claims that the much-hyped Gazipur City Corporation election was held in a free, fair and credible manner.

  • GCC election 2018 Awami League mayoral candidate Jahangir Alam

    Fair voting going on: AL mayor runner

    Awami League mayor candidate Jahangir Alam believes that voting for Gazipur City Corporation is underway in a free and fair fashion.

  • BNP agents in Pubail

    'Forced casting' in front of BNP agents in Pubail

    Cries of forced casting during the Gazipur City Corporation election echoed from a centre in Pubail by ruling Awami League in favour of their candidate front of submissive BNP agents.

  • Electronic Voting Machines used in vote centre

    GCC polls: EVM used at 6 centres

    Election Commission (EC) introduces Electronic Voting Machines (EVM) at six polling centres in today’s Gazipur City Corporation (GCC) elections.

  • GCC polls: Irregularities at some centres alleged

    Allegations of irregularities including stuffing ballot papers and violation of electoral rules have surfaced at different polling centres in the Gazipur City Corporation (GCC) elections which ended this afternoon.

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    GCC polls: Voter lists snatched, BNP alleges

    Agents and supporters of BNP mayor candidate in the Madinatul Ulum Senior Madrassa polling centre at Gazipur Sadar upazila allege that all their voter lists have been snatched by the Awami League mayor candidate’s supporters.

  • GCC polls: 'Many BNP agents beaten, driven out of polling centres'

    BNP's mayoral candidate for Gazipur City Corporation (GCC) Hasan Uddin Sarker alleged that many of his agents were beaten up and driven out from different polling centres since voting began in the city.

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    Law enforcers briefed on GCC polls

    Law enforcers are briefed on the general guidelines for holding free and fair election in Gazipur city tomorrow.

  • Security high, so is apprehension

    The much talked about electioneering in Gazipur City Corporation ended at midnight yesterday amid widespread fears of vote-rigging.

  • Both candidates confident about victory

    BNP-backed mayoral hopeful Hasan Uddin Sarker wants to take renowned citizens and professionals on board to run the Gazipur City

  • Electioneering of GCC polls formally begins

    A month and a half after sudden stay on polls, the election campaign of Gazipur City Corporation (GCC) starts formally again.

  • Injunction on Bangladesh national election schedule

    EC to appeal against HC stay on GCC polls

    The Election Commission (EC) will file an appeal challenging the High Court order staying the Gazipur City Corporation (GCC) election for three months, EC Secretary Helaluddin Ahmed says.

  • Bangladesh High Court

    6 BNP-backed GCC councillors free to walk out of jail

    High Court grants bail to six BNP-backed ward councillors of Gazipur City Corporation (GCC) in an arson case, clearing the way of their walk out of jail.

  • Gazipur city mayor suspended again

    Gazipur City Corporation (GCC) Mayor MA Mannan is suspended for the third time after a court accepted a charge sheet against him in a corruption case. Local Government and Rural Development (LGRD) Ministry issues the suspension order.