AL finalizes candidates for Dhaka-5, Naogaon-6 by-polls...

Dhaka, Thursday   29 October 2020

AL finalizes candidates for Dhaka-5, Naogaon-6 by-polls

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 11:35 AM, 7 September 2020   Updated: 03:33 PM, 7 September 2020

Monirul Islam Manu and Md. Anwar Hossain Helal

Monirul Islam Manu and Md. Anwar Hossain Helal

The Awami League (AL) on Monday has finalized the party candidates for Dhaka-5 and Naogaon-6 constituencies in the upcoming by-elections of the five vacant seats in the Jatiya Sangsad. 

They are – Monirul Islam Manu for Dhaka-5 constituency and Md. Anwar Hossain Helal for Naogaon-6 constituency.

Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader announced their names at a press conference from his residence in the capital.

20 people including Jatrabari Thana Awami League President Kazi Monirul Islam Manu collected Awami League’s nomination forms for the Dhaka-5 constituency.

Voting in these two constituencies will be held on October 17. 

Awami League’s Habibur Rahman Mollah was the MP of Dhaka-5 constituency and late Israfil Alam was the MP of Naogaon-6. 

The names of the candidates for the Dhaka-18 constituency will be announced after the Election Commission announces the schedule.

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