loader image for Bangladeshinfo

Breaking News

  • NZ beat Australia by 7 wickets to win T20 series 3-2

  • Bale and Kane inspire Tottenham to easy win

  • Benzema rescues derby point for Real Madrid

  • PM releases postage stamp on historic March 7

  • March 7 speech was real declaration of independence: PM

Awami League picks candidates for 3rd phase polls


Awami League picks candidates for 3rd phase polls

The ruling Bangladesh Awami League on Saturday (Dec 26) picked candidates for the third phase elections to 64 municipalities. The names of 64 candidates were announced following a meeting of Awami League Local Government Public Representative Nomination Board at the Prime Minister’s official Ganabhaban residence in Dhaka.

Awami League Local Government Public Representative Nomination Board President and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina chaired the meeting, local media reported.

The candidates will contest the polls in four municipalities in Rangpur division, 12 in Rajshahi, nine in Khulna, eight in Barishal, 12 in Dhaka, eight in Mymensingh, three in Sylhet and eight in Chattogram.

Earlier, the the party picked candidates for first phase elections to 25 municipalities and second phase elections to 61 municipalities.

Loading...