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A-League writes to returning officer seeking permission for rally Awami League
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A-League writes to returning officer seeking permission for rally

Bangladesh Live News | @banglalivenews | 04 Dec 2023, 01:21 pm

Dhaka, Dec 4: Awami League has written to the Divisional Commissioner and Returning Officer seeking permission to hold a rally in Dhaka on December 10. Dhaka Metropolitan South Awami League wants to organize this rally at National Mosque Baitul Mukarram South Gate at 3 pm on that day.

A letter signed by Riaz Uddin Riaz, office secretary of Dhaka Metropolitan South Awami League, has been given to the office of the Divisional Commission in Dhaka on Sunday (December 3) seeking permission for the rally.

The letter read, "For your information and necessary action, a rally of Dhaka Metropolitan South Awami League will be held on the occasion of International Human Rights Day. Awami League general secretary and bridge minister Obaidul Quader will be the chief guest in the rally. Besides, the central leaders of Awami League will participate in the rally. Request permission to assemble."

Earlier, Ashok Kumar Debnath, Additional Secretary of the Election Commission (EC) Secretariat, said on Sunday afternoon that the assembly will need the EC's permission as per the election code of conduct.