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Seven candidates appealed in Sylhet

 Sylhet Correspondent

 Published: 06:21 PM, 4 December 2018   Updated: 06:21 PM, 4 December 2018

Daily Bangladesh Desk

Daily Bangladesh Desk

Seven candidates appealed to the Election Commission (EC) to get back the candidacy on the first day in Sylhet.

The candidates are Sylhet-5 Fayzul Monir Chowdhury, Sylhet-3 Kayium Chowdhury, Moulvibazar-2 Mahibul Kadir Chowdhury, Habiganj-2 BNP nominated candidate Zakir Hossain, Habiganj-1 Oikyafront’s candidate Reza Kibria and Islami Oikya Jote’s Jobayer Ahmed and Habiganj-4 Islami Oikya Jote’s Maulana Md. Solaiman Khan.

In the selection phase, 43 candidates get the nomination from Sylhet division.  The nomination of 15 people from six seats has been canceled. 5 out of 4 parliamentary constituencies in Moulvibazar district were canceled. The nominations of 11 candidates of 5 seats of Sunamganj were canceled. In Habiganj, 12 nomination papers of four parliamentary seats were canceled.

Nomination cancellation candidates can be appeal till Wednesday. On December 6, 7 and 8, the commission will settle the nomination through hearing.  

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