Upazila Election 2019

Fifth phase UZ polls June 18

The fifth and final phase of the upazila parishad election will be held to 16 upazilas on June 18. The Election Commission today published a gazette declaring schedule of the election.

March 30, 2019
March 30, 2019

3 MPs ordered to leave area before UZ polls

Election Commission orders three lawmakers to leave their constituencies immediately for violating polls code ahead of upazila election.

March 24, 2019
March 24, 2019

EC unbothered about low voter turnout

Election Commission Secretary Helal Uddin Ahmed says, the commission prefers free, fair and peaceful voting against the attendance of voters.

March 24, 2019
March 24, 2019

Voting at all centres in Katiadi suspended over 'rigging'

Authorities suspend voting at all 89 centres of Katiadi upazila in Kishoreganj following allegations of huge irregularities during the 3rd phase of upazila elections.

March 24, 2019
March 24, 2019

UZ election ends amid low voter turnout, stray incidents

The third phase elections to 117 upazila parishads concludes amid a low turnout of voters and stray incidents of violence.

March 24, 2019
March 24, 2019

117 UZs go to polls today

As many as 117 upazilas go to polls today in the third phase of the election, amid very little voter turnout.

March 23, 2019
March 23, 2019

3rd phase UZ polls: Addl BGB, Rab men deployed in risk-prone areas

The Election Commission deploys additional members of Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) and Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) in 24 risk-prone upazilas ahead of the tomorrow’s third phase of upazila elections.

March 21, 2019
March 21, 2019

UZ polls one-sided: B Chy

Jukto Front Chairman AQM Badruddoza Chowdhury says although the national election was held in a participatory manner, the upazila elections are being one-sided as the polls race is limited within a...

March 21, 2019
March 21, 2019

Rangamati killings: Probe body visits scene

The investigation committee formed over killings of election officers and workers in Rangamati’s Baghaichhari upazila visiting scene.

March 19, 2019
March 19, 2019

Mahbub for reform of polls process

Election Commissioner Mahbub Talukdar yesterday emphasised on reforming the current electoral process to make polls meaningful.

March 19, 2019
March 19, 2019

AL candidates, rebels fight in low turnout election

Awami League candidates and party rebels fought hard in yesterday's second phase of upazila polls that saw a low turnout.