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National Identity Cards: At least 73 dubious applications in EC database

At least 73 suspicious applications were uploaded to the Election Commission database for issuing national identity cards, a government committee has found while probing the forged NID card of a Rohingya woman in Chattogram.

October 19, 2022
October 19, 2022

NID card services should remain with EC, say 3 ex-CECs

Three former chief election commissioners (CECs) today said activities and services of national identity cards should remain with the Election Commission.

September 4, 2019
September 4, 2019

National Identity Cards: At least 73 dubious applications in EC database

At least 73 suspicious applications were uploaded to the Election Commission database for issuing national identity cards, a government committee has found while probing the forged NID card of a Rohingya woman in Chattogram.

July 19, 2018
July 19, 2018

Mysterious deception

It seems very strange indeed. Two unidentified men have taken away the national identity cards of about 1,000 people of a village in Naogaon's Badalgachhi upazila giving the assurance that they will be provided with smart NID cards.

October 1, 2017
October 1, 2017

EC goes for new smart NID scheme

The Election Commission has decided to take up a state-funded project to distribute smart NID cards among voters following a failed attempt to get the work done through joint finance with the World Bank.

March 14, 2016
March 14, 2016

NID card

The ordeal that Umme Kulsum had to go through to obtain her national ID (NID) card from the national ID Registration Wing (NIDW)...

March 13, 2016
March 13, 2016

NID card not easy to get

With her one-and-a-half-month-old child in the arms, Umme Kulsum was hurrying from one desk to another at the National Identity Registration Wing (NIDW) office.

August 19, 2015
August 19, 2015

Journalists assaulted at NID

Employees and staff of National Identity (NID) Registration Wing physically assault two journalists at the office premises.

May 12, 2015
May 12, 2015

NID for 15-yr-old citizens

The Election Commission decides to provide National Identity (NID) cards to the citizens when they turn 15.