Union Parishad Election

June 16, 2022
June 16, 2022

Voting pace via EVM slow in Banshkhali UP polls

People faced delays in casting votes via EVMs in union parishad elections in Chattogram’s Banshkhali yesterday as fingerprints of many did not match with the ones in the voters’ database and some failed to use the machines properly.

June 15, 2022
June 15, 2022

UP election: Voting suspended for 1 hour after clash in Banshkhali’s Saral union

Voting at a polling station has been suspended for one hour after supporters of two female member candidates – from reserved seats – clashed outside the centre in Banshkhali's Saral union.

June 15, 2022
June 15, 2022

UP Polls: Voting underway in 28 unions of Ctg, Jhenaidah, Patuakhali, Brahmanbaria

Union parishad (UP) election is underway in several unions across the country this morning.

September 29, 2021
September 29, 2021

2nd phase UP elections on Nov 11

The second phase of the Union Parishad (UP) elections will be held on November 11. A total of 848 union parishads will go to the polls in the second phase.

June 21, 2021
June 21, 2021

Elections to 204 union parishads continue amid reports of violence

Elections to 204 union parishads under 13 districts are progressing with some reports of violence and untoward incidents.

February 17, 2021
February 17, 2021

First phase of UP elections on April 11

First phase of staggered elections of union parishads (UP) will begin on April 11, the Election Commission said today.

March 16, 2018
March 16, 2018

AL or BNP? Loyal to both

All down the line, this man had been a diehard BNP activist. To prove his loyalty to the party, he, according to the insiders, did whatever deemed fit

June 13, 2016
June 13, 2016

Rebel candidates behind UP polls violence: Minister

Rebel candidates were responsible for the deadly violence during the recently held Union Parishad (UP) elections, law minister tells the parliament.

June 13, 2016
June 13, 2016

Vote rigging: Convicted BCL leader gets bail

The High Court today grants bail to a leader of Bangladesh Chhatra League (BCL) who was jailed for two years for carrying an illegal firearm and vote rigging during Union Parishad election in Hathazari upazila of Chittagong.

June 4, 2016
June 4, 2016

UP polls: Voting ends in 6th and last phase of UP polls

Marked by incidents of violence that claimed the lives of at least three people, voting ends in the sixth and final phase of the union parishad elections in 698 unions.