Saidpur municipality elections postponed

Sun Online Desk

14th January, 2021 07:52:27 printer

Saidpur municipality elections postponed

The Election Commission (EC) has postponed elections to Saidpur municipality due to demise of independent mayoral candidate and municipal mayor Amzad Hossain Sarkar.

Saidpur municipality election was supposed to be held on January 16 (Saturday).  

The information was revealed in a letter signed by EC secretariat’s deputy secretary Md Atiar Rahman on Thursday.  

According to the letter, elections to the councillor posts for reserved seats and general seats will be postponed until further notice.

Saidpur municipality mayor Amzad Hossain Sarkar died of Covid-19 at Bangladesh Specialised Hospital at 7:15am on Thursday.