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Electioneering of GCC polls ends today

Sun Online Desk     24th June, 2018 08:47:50 printer

Electioneering of GCC polls ends today


The election campaign of Gazipur City Corporation (GCC) ends today (Sunday).


The candidates can continue their campaigning till midnight on Sunday.


The election, which was scheduled to be held on May 15 before a stay on it by the High Court, is now billed for June 26.


Awami league candidate Jahangir Alam while BNP mayoral candidate Hasan Uddin Sarker.


Besides the large two party candidates other five mayoral candidates, councilor candidates, and women candidates of reserve seats also conducted their campaigns.


Five other GCC mayoral candidates are - Md Ruhul Amin of Communist Party of Bangladesh, Md Jalal Uddin of Bangladesh Islami Front, Fazlul Haque Minar of Islami Oikkya Jote, Md Nasir Uddin of Islami Andolan Bangladesh and independent candidate Farid Ahmed.


A total of 11 lakh voters are expected to cast their votes in the upcoming polls of 57 general ward councilors and 19 reserve women seats.