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Voting schedules announced for Rajshahi, Sylhet, Barisal cities

  • Published at 01:53 am June 14th, 2018
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Elections in three major cities-Rajshahi, Sylhet, and Barisal- will take place on July 30.

The Election Commission made the official announcement of election schedules on Wednesday.

As per the election schedule, the deadline for the submission of nomination papers is June 28, while the dates for scrutinizing those are July 1 and July 2, and the last date for the withdrawal of candidature is July 9.

Meanwhile, EC's regional election officers for Rajshahi, Sylhet, and Barisal, have been appointed returning officers for the city corporations respectively.

The previous elections to these three cities were held on June 15, 2013.

Prior to these polls, the election to Gazipur City Corporation will be held on June 26 as per the reschedule announced by the Election Commission.