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104 new faces in Awami League's candidate list for 298 seats Awami League

104 new faces in Awami League's candidate list for 298 seats

Bangladesh Live News | @banglalivenews | 27 Nov 2023, 02:18 pm

Dhaka, Nov 27: The ruling Awami League has finalized the party candidates for the 12th National Parliament elections. The party's general secretary Obaidul Quader officially announced the names of the candidates at the party's central office on Bangabandhu Avenue in the capital on Sunday, November 26 afternoon.

He announced the names of 298 candidates out of 300 seats. According to party sources, 104 of them are new faces. But there are some of them who were not MPs in the last parliament but became MPs earlier. Among the new nominees are cricketer Shakib Al Hasan, actor Ferdous, former president of Chhatra League Badiuzzaman Sohag, Haji Selim's son Solaiman Salim and Dr. Salim Mahmud, among others.

Panchagarh-1 Naimuzzaman Bhuia, Thakurgaon-2 Md. Mazharul Islam, Thakurgaon-3 Md. Imdadul Haque, Nilphamari-3 Md. Golam Mostafa, Nilphamari-4 Zakir Hossain Babul, Lalmonirhat-3 Md. Matiar Rahman, Rangpur-1 Rezaul Karim Raju, Rangpur-3 Tushar Kanti Mandal, Rangpur-5 Rashek Rahman, Kurigram-2 Zafar Ali, Kurigram-3, Soumendra Prasad Pandey, Kurigram-4 Biplab Hasan, Gaibandha-1 Afroza Bari, Gaibandha-4 Abul Kalam Azad.

Bogra-2 Tauhidur Rahman Manik, Bogra-3 Sirajul Islam Khan, Bogra-4 Helal Uddin Kabiraj, Bogra-5 Mojibur Rahman Majnu, Bogra-7 Md. Mostafa Alam, Naogaon-3 Sourendranath Chakraborty, Naogaon-4 Nahid Morshed, Rajshahi- 2 Mohammad Ali, Rajshahi-3 Asaduzzaman Asad, Rajshahi-4 Abul Kalam Azad, Rajshahi-5 Md. Abdul Wadud, Sirajganj-2 Jannat Ara Henry, Sirajganj-4 Shafiqul Islam, Sirajganj-6 Chayan Islam, Pabna-4 Ghalibur Rahman Sharif , Meherpur-2 Abu Saleh Mohammad Nazmul Haque, Jhenaidah-3 Salahuddin Mirazi.

Jessore-2 Tauhiduzzaman, Jessore-4 Enamul Haque Babu, Magura-1 Shakib Al Hasan, Bagerhat-4 Badiuzzamal Sohag, Khulna-1 Noni Gopal Mondal, Khulna-3 SM Kamal Hossain, Khulna-6 Md Rashiduzzaman, Satkhira-1 Firoz Ahmed Swapan, Satkhira-2 Md Asaduzzaman Babu, Satkhira-4 SM Ataul Haque, Barguna-2 Sultana Nadira, Barisal-2 Taluk Mohammad Yunus, Barisal-3 Khaled Hossain, Barisal-4 Dr. Shammi Ahmed, Barisal-6 Abdul Hafiz Mallick , Pirojpur-2 Kanai Lal Biswas, Pirojpur-3 Md. Ashrafur Rahman.