BNP declares countrywide protests rejecting by-elections

Sun Online Desk

18th October, 2020 05:33:45 printer

BNP declares countrywide protests rejecting by-elections

Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) has declared protest programme rejecting recently held by-elections.

Party’s secretary general Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir declared the programme at a press briefing at BNP chairperson’s political office in city’s Gulshan area on Sunday noon.

Protest rally will be held in cities and districts of the country on October 19 while in thanas-upazilas on October 20.

The decision taken in the standing committee’s virtual meeting presided over by BNP’s acting chairman Tarique Rahman on Saturday was highlighted in the press briefing.   

Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir brought allegation of vote rigging of the ruling party and administration of the government in the by polls to Pabna-4, Dhaka-5 and Naogaon-6.