Late Jatiya Party Chairman HM Ershad’s son Saad Ershad collected the party nomination form for Rangpur-3 by-polls on Tuesday.
The seat remained vacant after the death of the party’s founding chairman Ershad.The last day of submitting nomination forms for the by-polls is Thursday.
Saad was never in the limelight during Ershad’s lifetime but more visible now in the most of the events where his mother is attending.
Rangpur-3 parliamentary seat fell vacant following Ershad’s death on July 14. Ershad had won all elections he took part in from this seat since in 1991.