100% optimistic about winning: Rezaul...

100% optimistic about winning: Rezaul

 Chattogram Metropolitan Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 10:53 AM, 27 January 2021   Updated: 04:13 PM, 27 January 2021

Photo: Daily Bangladesh

Photo: Daily Bangladesh

M Rezaul Karim Chowdhury, Awami League mayoral candidate for Chattogram City Corporation (CCC) polls, has cast his vote in Bahaddarhat Ekhlasur Rahman Government Primary School in the city.

He went to the polling station at 8:00 am on Wednesday to cast his vote. He was accompanied by AJM Nasir Uddin, general secretary of Nagar Awami League and former mayor of CCC.

After casting his vote, M Rezaul Karim Chowdhury told reporters, “I voted smoothly. Voters are eagerly coming to the polls. I am 100% optimistic about winning.”

This is the first time that the voters are cast their votes through EVM in the CCC election. Voting started at 8:00 am on Wednesday and will continue till 4:00 pm.

The total number of voters in 41 wards of CCC is 19,38,706; of these - 9,92,033 are male voters and 9,46,673 are female voters. There are 735 centers and 4,886 booths for voting.