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AL local govt nomination board meeting today

Staff Correspondent

6 September, 2018 12:00 AM printer

A meeting of Awami League local government nomination board will be held at Gonobhaban, the official residence of the Prime Minister, today.

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, chief of the body, will chair the meeting beginning at 5:00 pm, a press released said on Wednesday. The meeting will nominate party candidates for election in 11 local bodies.

An emergency meeting of Awami League Central Working Committee (ALCWC) will also be held today.

The meeting will begin at 7:00 pm at Gonobhaban.

Sheikh Hasina, also president of Awami League, will chair the meeting.

AL general secretary Obaidul Quader requested all to attend the ALCWC meeting in time.

Besides, Awami League will hold a view-exchanging meeting with Rajshahi district and city units today.

The meeting will begin at 10:00 am at Awami League headquarters on Bangabandhu Avenue in the capital with party general secretary Obaidul Quader in the chair.