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Landslide victory for Atiq, Taposh in Dhaka city polls By Other | Last Updated: 2nd February, 2020, 00:00

Awami League mayoral candidates Sheikh Fazle Noor Taposh and Atiqul Islam won a landslide victory in Saturday's elections to Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC) and Dhaka North City Corporation…

Landslide victory for Atiq, Taposh in Dhaka city polls

AL candidates take big lead in city polls AL candidates take big lead in city polls

The ruling Awami League (AL) nominated mayoral candidates have taken big lead  against their rivals from the opposition Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) in capital Dhaka’s mayoral elections…


Mixed reactions over polls Mixed reactions over polls

Political analysts, civil-society members and educationists have expressed mixed reactions over the just-concluded elections to two the Dhaka city corporations. Talking to the daily sun, just…


Atiq, Taposh meet PM Atiq, Taposh meet PM

Awami League mayoral candidates Sheikh Fazle Noor Taposh and Atiqul Islam met Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina at Ganabhaban on Saturday evening after the elections to two Dhaka city corporations.…

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