AL finalizes candidates for Dhaka-5, Naogaon-6 by-polls
Published: 11:35 AM, 7 September 2020 Updated: 03:33 PM, 7 September 2020
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.