AL names candidates for local body polls

Staff Correspondent

22 September, 2020 12:00 AM printer

The ruling Awami League on Monday announced the name of party candidates for three zilla, nine upazila and 61union parishads polls.

The party declared the candidate names after holding its local body nomination board meeting with its President and Prime Minister Sheikh Haisna in the chair at her official Ganabhaban residence in the capital, a press release said. Three candidates for zila parishads are: M Shamsul Haque in Faridpur, Munir Chowdhury in Madaripur and Misbahur Rahman in Moulvibazar.

Nine candidates for upazila parishads are: M Emdadul Haque of Manda in Naogaon, Nurjahan Islam Nira of Jashore Sadar in Jashore, Raihan Uddin Shanto of Sarankhola in Bagerhat, Anwar Iqbal of Paikgacha in Khulna, Abdul Latif Molla of Shibchar in Madaripur, Iqbal Al Azad of Jamalganj in Sunamganj, Mohammad Ali of Daudkandi in Cumilla, BHM Kabir Ahmed of South Matlab in Chandpur and Sajan Kumar Talukder of Rangunia in Chattogram.