The schedule for the 11th parliamentary elections will be announced after getting Presidents’ consent, said Election Commission Secretary Helaluddin Ahmed.
He came up with the announcement while talking to journalists after 37th EC commission meeting on Sunday.
The Chief Election Commissioner and other election commissioners will meet President Abdul Hamid at Bangabhaban on the evening of November 1 to discuss about the announcement of the schedule for the 11th Parliamentary Election.
President’s press secretary Joynal Abedin said the meeting will be held at 4:00pm on November 1 as per the requirement of the Election Commission.
EC secretary said after that meeting the commission would announce election schedule.
It is a process to hold such meeting with the president of the republic before announcement of the schedule for the general elections, he said.
Helaluddin said a commission meeting will be held after the meeting with President for announcing the schedule.
On Sunday’s meeting the commission amended two electoral code of conduct for the 11th parliamentary election.