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CEC, EC secy among 9 sued

25 February, 2021 12:00 AM printer

BNP’s defeated mayoral candidate for the recently-held elections to the Chattogram City Corporation (CCC) Dr Shahadat Hossain on Wednesday filed a case against nine people, including the Chief Election Commissioner, for ‘manipulating the election results.’

Dr Shahadat filed the case with Chattogram District Judge Court, said Advocate Delwar Hossain Chowdhury, counsel for the plaintiff.

He also demanded reelections to the city corporation cancelling the results, reports UNB.

Newly Elected Mayor of Chattogram City Corporation (CCC) Rezaul Karim Chowdhury and Secretary to the Election Commission were among the accused.

The other accused include Chattogram Regional Election Officer, Returning Officer, Mayor candidates MA Matin, Khokon Chowdhury, Mohammad Wahed Murad and Zannatul Islam.