Khulna City Corporation Election 2018 | The Daily Star
  • US concerned over irregularities at GCC, KCC polls

    The United States has voiced concern over reports of irregularities during the city corporation election to Gazipur and Khulna held recently.

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    Peaceful rigging marked KCC elections: Shujan

    As the recent Khulna City Corporation elections were marked by “peaceful rigging”, there is no scope to term it free, fair and flawless, Shushashoner Jonno Nagorik (Shujan) says.

  • The underlying message of Khulna city polls

    The just-concluded Khulna City Corporation election may be considered as the beginning of the run-up to the next parliamentary polls. Elections to four other city corporations are expected to be held in the next few months before the national polls which may be held in December. Five years ago, the same things happened in the run-up to the last parliamentary election held on January 5, 2014.

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    KCC victory boosts AL

    Ruling Awami League and BNP insiders believe they have gained more than their arch rival from the just-concluded Khulna City Corporation elections.

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    KCC polls held amid stray incidents, but no impact on election: EWG

    Khulna City Corporation elections is held amid stray incidents and irregularities, the Election Working Group (EWG) says.

  • KCC Mayor Talukder Abdul Khaleque

    Khaleque refutes irregularities in KCC polls

    Khulna mayor-elect Talukder Abdul Khaleque has denied the allegations of irregularities in the city corporation polls.

  • Monju rejects KCC polls results

    Rejecting Khulna City Corporation elections’ results, BNP’s defeated mayoral candidate Nazrul Islam Monju demands re-election at 105 centres bringing allegation of irregularities.

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    The Election Commission yesterday said the Khulna city polls were peaceful and excellent.

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    Khaleque wins

    Awami League mayor candidate Talukder Abdul Khaleque was leading by a wide margin in Khulna City Corporation polls marred by irregularities such as heavy showdown by the ruling party in and around polling stations, ballot stuffing and driving out polling agents of rival group yesterday.

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    BNP should take lesson from KCC polls: Quader

    Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader criticises BNP for misleading people and asked the party to take lesson from the Khulna City Corporation elections.

  • BNP mayoral candidate Nazrul Islam Monju

    KCC polls: Monju wants fresh voting at 101 centres

    BNP mayoral candidate Nazrul Islam Monju demands re-election at 101 polling centres in Khulna City Corporation (KCC) election bringing allegation of irregularities.

  • Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir

    Credible polls cannot be held under present govt: Fakhrul

    BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir says no credible election can be held under the present government and that has been proved through Khulna City Corporation polls.

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    ‘Fantastic polls, EC satisfied’

    Election Commission claims that the Khulna City Corporation (KCC) elections was held in a free, fair and festive manner, except some irregularities at three centres out of 289.

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    BNP’s allegation not specific: EC

    BNP’s allegations of irregularities in Khulna City Corporation polls are not specific, Election Commissioner Shahadat Hossain Chowdhury say.

  • BNP mayor candidate Nazrul Islam Monju vandalised

    KCC polls: Monju’s office vandalised

    The office of BNP’s mayor runner Nazrul Islam Monju is vandalised during the Khulna City Corporation election, allegedly by ruling party men.

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    KCC polls: No BNP agents at 4 centres

    Polling agents of the BNP-backed mayoral candidate are not seen in at least four polling centres during Khulna City Corporation elections since the voting began.

  • Khulna City Corporation Election voting suspended

    KCC polls: Voting suspended in 3 centres

    Election Commission suspended voting at three centres in Khulna City Corporation elections following allegations of ballot stuffing by supporters of ruling Awami League mayoral candidate.

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    KCC election: BNP’s Monju claims mass rigging

    BNP’s mayor candidate Nazrul Islam Monju alleges of mass vote rigging by ruling party men in the Khulna City Corporation election.

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    KCC election: Ward 22 under AL rule

    Ruling Awami League allegedly throw out opposition observers in all the voting centres of Ward 22 in Khulna city, trying to establish dominion at the centres.

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    EC observer assaulted at Khulna polling centre

    An observer of Election Commission from Dhaka is assaulted by supporters of Awami League-backed Khulna City Corporation (KCC) mayoral candidate at a polling centre in Khulna city right after voting began.

  • Khaleque wins KCC polls

    Awami League mayor candidate Talukder Abdul Khaleque has won Khulna City Corporation (KCC) elections by 65,600 votes against his nearest rival BNP-backed candidate Nazrul Islam Monju, according to unofficial results.

  • Awami League-BNP set for tough contest in Khulna City Election

    Khulna city polls: AL, BNP set for tough contest

    Amid allegations and counter allegations about violation of electoral rules and possible vote rigging by both the Awami League and the BNP, the high-voltage battle of ballots in Khulna City Corporation takes place today to decide which camp is having the last laugh.

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    All set to hold Khulna city polls tomorrow

    The Election Commission completes all necessary preparations to hold the elections to Khulna City Corporation tomorrow.

  • Don’t arrest, harass Khulna city political activists till election: HC

    The High Court (HC) directs law enforcers not to harass or arrest any political activists in Khulna City Corporation (KCC) until the election to the city is held.

  • BNP Standing Committee Member Nazrul Islam Khan

    Take steps to stop harassment in KCC, BNP asks EC

    BNP demands the Election Commission take steps to stop the arrest and harassment of its leaders and activists by police in Khulna to hold Tuesday's city election in a credible manner.

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    BGB deployed in Khulna ahead of city polls

    A total of 16 platoons of Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) members are deployed in Khulna city ahead of the city corporation elections.

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    Electioneering gets momentum in Khulna city

    The aspirants of Khulna City Corporation election and their agents are passing busy day in electioneering on the last day of campaign today.

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    Miscreants open fire on BNP-backed KCC councilor candidate

    Some unidentified miscreants opens fire on a BNP backed councilor aspirant for Khulna City Corporation (KCC) election at Jamuna Road in Khalishpur.

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    Nat'l issues dominate local polls campaign

    National issues have been dominating the election campaigns of the Awami League and BNP mayor candidates in the Khulna and Gazipur city polls.

  • BNP mayoral candidate Nazrul Islam Monju

    Khulna city polls: BNP mayoral candidate resumes election campaign

    Nazrul Islam Monju, BNP mayoral aspirant in the upcoming Khulna City Corporation polls, resumed his election campaign four hours after he had declared to suspend electioneering protesting “wholesale arrests” of BNP leaders and activists.