Habiganj municipality by-election underway
Published: 12:45 PM, 24 June 2019 Updated: 04:22 PM, 24 June 2019
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The by-election in Habiganj Municipality begun. Voting in EVMs is going on from 9:00 am in 20 centers on Monday. Security has been strengthened since Sunday night for the by-election.
“Five candidates are contesting in the election. They are- Mizanur Rahman Mizan (Boat), M. Islam Tarafdar Tanu (Mobile Phone), Md. Mortuza Ali (Spoon), Advocate Niladri Shekhar Purkayastha Titu (Coconut Tree), Syed Kamrul Hasan (Jag),” said Returning Officer Khurshid Alam.
“Mayor ZK Ghosh resigned on November 28, 2018, to participate in the 11th Parliamentary elections. Then the post was declared vacant,” Khurshid Alam added.