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EC clears Taposh, Ishraque’s nominations for DSCC

  • Published at 01:06 pm January 2nd, 2020
Sheikh Fazle Noor Taposh and Ishraque Hossain
Sheikh Fazle Noor Taposh and Ishraque Hossain Collected

The last day to drop out of the election is January 9

The Election Commission has cleared the nominations of ruling Awami League’s Sheikh Fazle Noor Taposh and BNP’s Ishraque Hossain for the upcoming Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC) election.

Returning Officer Md Abdul Baten cleared their candidacies at Muktijoddha Sadeq Hossain Khoka Community Centre on Thursday.

Also, nominations of mayoral candidates Bangladesh Congress’s Akhtaruzzaman, NPP’s Bahrane Sultan, Islami Andolan Bangladesh Abdur Rahman, Jatiya Party Saifuddin Ahmed Milon and Gano Front Abdus Samad Sujan were cleared to contest the DSCC.

The elections of DSCC and DNCC are scheduled for Jan 30. 

The last day to file nomination was December 31 and the last day to drop out of the race is January 9.