municipality polls

EC shows its helplessness

If the complaints filed by the returning officer in the recent polls to Phulpur municipality are proven to be true then the acts by ruling Awami League MP Sharif Ahmed of Mymensing-2 would be considered unlawful and punishable as per the electoral laws.

March 20, 2016
March 20, 2016

Municipality polls: 6 hurt in Jhalakathi

Six people including the mayor and rebel candidate of Awami League were injured in Jhalakati Sadar upazila amid the ongoing municipal elections, being held in nine districts.

January 26, 2016
January 26, 2016

EC shows its helplessness

If the complaints filed by the returning officer in the recent polls to Phulpur municipality are proven to be true then the acts by ruling Awami League MP Sharif Ahmed of Mymensing-2 would be considered unlawful and punishable as per the electoral laws.

January 25, 2016
January 25, 2016

EC draws attention of PM, speaker

The Election Commission yesterday complained to the prime minister and the Speaker that Awami League MP Sharif Ahmed had threatened a returning officer to influence the municipality polls.

January 24, 2016
January 24, 2016

Municipal polls: AL rebels to face show-cause notice

Awami League decides to issue show-cause notice asking to its rebel candidates in the recently held municipality polls to explain as to why they would not be expelled from the party permanently.

January 2, 2016
January 2, 2016

AL to discipline 23 rebel-backer MPs

The ruling Awami League has listed more than twenty of its lawmakers who will have to face disciplinary action for backing rebel candidates in Wednesday's municipality elections, say party insiders.

January 1, 2016
January 1, 2016

AL jubilant over polls victory

The ruling Awami League is really happy with the just concluded municipality polls.

January 1, 2016
January 1, 2016

2 more killed in election violence

Two more people who were injured in clashes during Wednesday's municipal election in Barguna and Kishoreganj died from their wounds yesterday.

January 1, 2016
January 1, 2016

BNP sees good signs despite polls defeat

The BNP gained huge political mileage contesting the municipality polls as the polls have “exposed that this government and the Election Commission cannot hold free and fair elections”, sources in the BNP said quoting party chief Khaleda Zia.

December 31, 2015
December 31, 2015

Municipal polls ‘rigging’: Blockade in Rangamati Sunday

Parbatya Chattagram Jana Sanghati Samity will observe road and waterway blockade in Rangamati on Sunday protesting “vote rigging” and “biased acts of administration” during yesterday’s municipality elections.

December 31, 2015
December 31, 2015

Accept polls results, Hanif tells BNP

Awami League joint General Secretary Mahbubul Alam Hanif expresses satisfaction over the recently concluded municipality polls and called upon BNP to accept its result.