Nixon Chowdhury in HC to get anticipatory bail in EC case

Sun Online Desk

20th October, 2020 11:53:56 printer

Nixon Chowdhury in HC to get anticipatory bail in EC case

Independent lawmaker from Faridpur-4 constituency Mujibur Rahman Chowdhury alias Nixon Chowdhury reached High Court to secure anticipatory bail in a case filed on charge of violating the election code of conduct during the Charbhadrasan Upazila Parishad by-election.

Earlier on Sunday, Nixon Chowdhury filed a petition with the HC seeking anticipatory bail in the case filed by the Election Commission.

The HC bench of Justice Sheikh Md Zakir Hossain and Justice KM Zahid Sarwar will hold hearing on the bail petition this afternoon, Monjurul Alam, a lawyer for Nixon said.

Senior lawyer Dr Shahdeen Malik will appear for Nixon Chowdhury in the court.

The Election Commission filed the case with Charbhadrasan Police Station on October 15 against Nixon Chowdhury for violating the election code of conduct during the Charbhadrasan Upazila Parishad by-elections.

 


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