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Voting to 160 UPs, 9 municipalities underway

  • Sun Online Desk
  • 20th September, 2021 10:59:07 AM
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The voting to 160 Union Parishads (UPs), which were postponed due to the Covid-19 pandemic, is underway.

Besides, the sixth phase voting is also being held in 9 postponed municipalities on Monday. 

Starting at 8:00am, the EVM voting will go on till 4:00pm today (Monday) without any break.

The official election campaign ended at midnight on yesterday, EC sources said, adding that that the election will be held in compliance with the health rules.

Earlier, the EC had postponed the elections due to the surge of the coronavirus outbreak.

Candidates of Awami League, Jatiya Party and other parties are contesting this year's UP elections.