EC satisfied with 4th phase municipality polls ...

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EC satisfied with 4th phase municipality polls 

 Staff Correspondent

 Published: 10:46 PM, 14 February 2021  

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The Election Commission (EC) is satisfied with the overall situation in the fourth phase elections to municipalities held on February 14 as EC Senior Secretary Md Alamgir applauded for the fair environment of the polls. 

He said that they successfully managed a free, fair, and credible election in 56 municipalities. 

EC secretary remarks to the reporters at the Nirbachon Bhaban during a post-polls briefing today. 

He added that the polls to 4 centres of Narsingdi, one in Sonamuri of Noakhali and two in Dhamudya in Shariatpur were postponed on Thursday night due to unavoidable circumstances. However, the polling of the rest of the polling centres were done peacefully.

Earlier, elections to 147 municipalities were held in three phases across the country while the fifth phase polls to 31 municipalities are slated to be held on February 28.