BNP senior leader Amir Khosru Mahmud Chowdhury alleges that a group of law enforcers with the help of the Election Commission (EC) carried out ‘election works’ in favour of Awami League in Gazipur and Khulna city polls.
The United States has voiced concern over reports of irregularities during the city corporation election to Gazipur and Khulna held recently.
Almost half of the polling centres have seen irregularities during the Gazipur City Corporation election held last Tuesday, Election Working Group says.
BNP has inflicted insults on the people of Gazipur by rejecting the Gazipur City Corporation (GCC) elections, Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader says.
Bringing allegations of irregularities, the BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir rejects the Gazipur City Corporation polls and demands a re-election.
The ruling Awami League mayoral candidate in Gazipur City Corporation was leading his rival BNP candidate in a high-voltage election, marred by many incidents of irregularities and heavy showdown of ruling party men in and around polling stations.
Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader today trashes BNP's allegation of vote rigging in the Gazipur City Corporation election and asks the party to show facts and documents in support of its allegation.
The turnout rate of voters in Gazipur City Corporation (GCC) elections this year comes down to 55 to 60 per cent, compared to 63.69 per cent turnout rate in the last election held in 2013.