Municipal Elections 2015

Election not fair: JP

Jatiya Party, a key ally of the Awami League-led grand alliance government alleges that today’s municipality elections were not fair by any chance.

December 31, 2015
December 31, 2015

Municipal polls ‘updated version’ of vote rigging: BNP

Terming it as an "updated version" of vote rigging, BNP decides to express their dissatisfaction of the municipality polls.

December 30, 2015
December 30, 2015

Election not fair: JP

Jatiya Party, a key ally of the Awami League-led grand alliance government alleges that today’s municipality elections were not fair by any chance.

December 30, 2015
December 30, 2015

AL maintains big lead

The ruling Awami League is maintaining a big lead over its archrival BNP as vote counting continues in the municipality elections marked by gross irregularities and widespread violence.

December 30, 2015
December 30, 2015

Khaleda in urgent party meeting

BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia today called an emergency meeting of the party’s senior leaders this evening to discuss today’s municipality elections.

December 30, 2015
December 30, 2015

Farcical polls a blatant reality: Fakhrul

BNP say their apprehension of a ‘farcical election’ became true as today’s municipality polls have been marked by “gross irregularities”.

December 30, 2015
December 30, 2015

Municipal election begins

Elections to 234 municipalities have begun, marking the start of the country's maiden local government polls on partisan lines.

December 29, 2015
December 29, 2015

Polls to be held in festive mode: CEC

Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) Kazi Rakibuddin Ahmad hopes the municipal elections will be held in a festive mode.

December 28, 2015
December 28, 2015

Who are the candidates in the municipal elections?

There are serious allegations of hiding information or disclosing inaccurate information by candidates in their affidavits. It is therefore important for the EC to take the necessary steps in the future to verify the accuracy of the disclosed information.

December 27, 2015
December 27, 2015

Violence continues

With just three days to voting day, candidates and their supporters continue violating electoral codes and resorting to violence in