Alexa Mayoral Candidates busy in campaign

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Mayoral Candidates busy in campaign

 Shamsul Haque Bhuiyan, Gazipur   Daily-Bangladesh

 Published: 09:21 PM, 28 April 2018  

Pic: Daily Bangladesh

Pic: Daily Bangladesh

As soon as the days of Gazipur City Corporation Elections are getting closer, the propaganda campaign started in festive surroundings. The city`s lanes, markets, and posters have been hanging on the street.

Mikeing in the area, supporters and leaders-workers are campaigning for candidates with handbills. Election camp has been built at an important place. The activists go to house-to-house and seeking and asking votes for candidates from the voters.

Meanwhile, District Awami League President, former municipal mayor Advocate Azmat Ullah Khan, has been nominated for the election campaign of the party`s boat symbol. According to this, the election ammunition has returned a few among the Azmat`s leaders and activists. 

However, Azmat Ullah Khan started his election campaign for the boat allocation by organizing a mass conduct. Metropolitan Awami League Joint General Secretary Matiur Rahman Mati, Organizing Secretary Kazi Ilias, Thana Awami League General Secretary Rajab Ali, District Juba League leader Khorshed Alam, among others, participated in the mass conduct. Later, he campaigned in different areas of the public wing of 43, 44 and 47, including Bau Bazar, Gopalpur, T & T, Morcun, Shilmun.

The election campaign of BNP candidate`s rally sparked the activists.

BNP central leaders were seen in the field of the campaign. They are seeking votes in front of the metropolis with mass leaders and mass mobilizers. They are expressing various promises. Besides, councillors and reserved women councillor candidates are also campaigning for a sluggish campaign.

BNP mayor candidate Hasan Uddin Sarkar made a mass contact in different areas including Dattapara, Banmala, Riya Gammantas area, Teesta gate, Newbazar, Champakli cinema hall, Madhumati Road and Milgota area in Tongi from 9.30 am on Saturday. 

During this, the local vice-chairman Selima Rahman, women`s leader Shirin Sultan and other local leaders-activists participated in the mass contact. Apart from this, central leaders in different areas of the metropolitan area have separate mass organizations. BNP activists alleged that police deployed police at their district BNP office and created panic in their field of election.

The mayor of Islami Oikya Jote candidate Maulana Fazlur Rahman started the election campaign on Saturday from Chandna Chowrasta and started the election campaign in Salna Bazar, Porabari, Master House, Rajendrapur, Bangla Bazar, Pubail Bazar, Mir Bazar, Makhdubi Bazar, Call Market, Chamuchana. 

During this time, he met the voters of different categories and exchanged views and spoke on the roadside. Among others, central secretary general Mufti Fayzullah, Senior Vice Chairman, Maulana  Abul Hasanat Amini, Joint Chief Secretary Maulana  Altaf Hossain, Maulana  Abul Kashem, Maulana Sheikh Lokman Hossain, Maulana Junaid Gulzar,  Central and local leaders including Mir Hidayat Ullah Gazi and Gazipur district Islami Oikya Jote Mahasachis are also involved in his election campaign.

Besides, Mayor of Communist Party of Bangladesh Ruhul Amin, Islami Movement of Bangladesh, Nasir Uddin, Islamic Front`s Jalal Uddin and Independent Candidate Farid Uddin and Ward Councilors are also seeking the public vote in the area.