Monday, 2 October, 2023

Dhaka-17 by-election

Hero Alam gets back candidacy

Digital content creator Ashraful Hossain Alam alias Hero Alam got back his candidacy in the Dhaka-17 by-election on Thursday following an appeal, reports UNB.
Jaker Party’s candidate Kazi Md Rashidul Hasan also got back his candidacy.
Ashok Kumar Debnath, additional secretary of the Election Commission (EC) said the two candidates including Hero Alam got back their candidacies after appeal hearing.
Two more independent candidates- Tariqul Islam Bhuiyan and Asaduzzaman Jala- didn’t get back their candidacies in the hearing, he said.