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 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 party.

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.

March 18, 2019
March 18, 2019

Reform to electoral process a must: EC Mahbub

Election Commissioner Mahbub Talukder terms the prevailing electoral atmosphere as an ominous sign for the democracy and underscored the need for reform to the overall electoral process.

March 17, 2019
March 17, 2019

UZ polls: EC takes action against 6 OCs

Election Commission warns the election officials of stern action if allegations of irregularities are found against them during the upazila elections.

March 13, 2019
March 13, 2019

Army to be deployed in CHT for 2nd phase UZ polls

The Election Commission (EC) has decided to deploy army personnel in three hill districts during the second phase of upazila elections to be held on March 18.

March 10, 2019
March 10, 2019

First phase UZ polls fair, peaceful: EC secy

Election Commission (EC) Secretary Helal Uddin Ahmed claims that the first phase of the upazila parishad election is held in free, fair and peaceful atmosphere.