Gazipur City Corporation (GCC)

Will Zaida Khatun run GCC based on her son's advice?

The mayor-elect of Gazipur City Corporation talks to The Daily Star about her future plans

EC’s role in Gazipur laudable

It must also ensure fair campaign in the lead-up to elections

Tk 2.60cr into thin air

A bank account was opened in the name of ex-mayor Zahangir Alam, and was later used for the transaction of Gazipur City Corporation’s money.

Jahangir ‘spent on’ events that never happened

Suspended Gazipur City Corporation Mayor Mohammad Jahangir Alam may have pocketed at least Tk 1.57 crore from the city corporation fund in the pretext of celebrating Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman’s birth centenary in 2020, according to an internal investigation by the city authorities.

No compensation for affected landowners?

GCC must not make residents suffer for its city development work

Gazipur City Corporation to be modernised; bill passed

A bill titled 'Gazipur Unnayan Kartripakkha Bill 2020' was passed in the Parliament today to turn the fast-growing Gazipur city into a planned, livable and environment-friendly urban area.

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.

Rajshahi, Sylhet, Barisal city polls likely to be held in Khulna style, Shujan apprehends

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.

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.

June 28, 2018
June 28, 2018

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.

June 27, 2018
June 27, 2018

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.

June 27, 2018
June 27, 2018

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.

June 27, 2018
June 27, 2018

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.

June 27, 2018
June 27, 2018

'Free, fair'

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

June 26, 2018
June 26, 2018

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.

June 26, 2018
June 26, 2018

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.

June 26, 2018
June 26, 2018

'Forced casting' in front of helpless 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.

June 26, 2018
June 26, 2018

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.

June 26, 2018
June 26, 2018

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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