upazila election

More and more businesspeople contest UZ polls

The number of businesspeople contesting the upazila polls has gone up, said a report released by Transparency International Bangladesh yesterday.

Voter turnout second lowest in 16 years

The overall voter turnout in Tuesday’s second phase of the upazila polls was 37.57 percent, the second lowest since 2009, according to Election Commission data.

UZ election: polling agents 'intimidated, beaten up' in Narayanganj

Polling agents are being intimidated and beaten up by rivals in two upazilas of Narayanganj as upazila election is underway across the country today, two chairman candidates alleged

Phase 2 UZ Polls: AL working to contain feuds, increase turnout

Shifting focus from its earlier position to keep relatives of its lawmakers from the upazila election, the ruling Awami League now seeks to minimise internal feuds centering on the polls and increase the voter turnout.

More than 57pc aspirants businesspeople

More than 57 percent candidates running in the second phase of the upazila polls are businesspeople, according to the affidavits they submitted to the Election Commission.

Four Phases of UZ Polls / AL rebels put up good show

At least 111 Awami League rebels have become upazila chairmen, winning in one fourth of the constituencies in the four phases of the staggered upazila polls.

Upazila polls lost its 'grace'

Election Commissioner Mahbub Talukdar yesterday said the upcoming “upazila parishad election has lost its grace as it is not participatory”.

Upazila Elections: Frantic lobbying in AL for tickets

Local leaders of the ruling Awami League are hectically lobbying party high-ups and lawmakers to secure party nominations for the upcoming upazila parishad elections.

AL to contest upazila polls without alliance: Quader

Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader says his party will take part in the upcoming upazila elections under the party banner.

May 28, 2024
May 28, 2024

More and more businesspeople contest UZ polls

The number of businesspeople contesting the upazila polls has gone up, said a report released by Transparency International Bangladesh yesterday.

May 23, 2024
May 23, 2024

Voter turnout second lowest in 16 years

The overall voter turnout in Tuesday’s second phase of the upazila polls was 37.57 percent, the second lowest since 2009, according to Election Commission data.

May 21, 2024
May 21, 2024

UZ election: polling agents 'intimidated, beaten up' in Narayanganj

Polling agents are being intimidated and beaten up by rivals in two upazilas of Narayanganj as upazila election is underway across the country today, two chairman candidates alleged

May 20, 2024
May 20, 2024

More than 57pc aspirants businesspeople

More than 57 percent candidates running in the second phase of the upazila polls are businesspeople, according to the affidavits they submitted to the Election Commission.

May 20, 2024
May 20, 2024

Phase 2 UZ Polls: AL working to contain feuds, increase turnout

Shifting focus from its earlier position to keep relatives of its lawmakers from the upazila election, the ruling Awami League now seeks to minimise internal feuds centering on the polls and increase the voter turnout.

April 6, 2019
April 6, 2019

AL rebels put up good show

At least 111 Awami League rebels have become upazila chairmen, winning in one fourth of the constituencies in the four phases of the staggered upazila polls.

February 15, 2019
February 15, 2019

Upazila polls lost its 'grace'

Election Commissioner Mahbub Talukdar yesterday said the upcoming “upazila parishad election has lost its grace as it is not participatory”.

January 21, 2019
January 21, 2019

Upazila Elections: Frantic lobbying in AL for tickets

Local leaders of the ruling Awami League are hectically lobbying party high-ups and lawmakers to secure party nominations for the upcoming upazila parishad elections.

January 15, 2019
January 15, 2019

AL to contest upazila polls without alliance: Quader

Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader says his party will take part in the upcoming upazila elections under the party banner.

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