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Dhaka, March 12: Awami League General Secretary and Minister for Road Transport and Bridges Obaidul Quader has said that elections will be held in time as per the constitution while asking the BNP to not make any demands in this regard.
Dhaka, March 3: The votes of the ruling Awami League have been steadily increasing. The party received 5 percent more votes this time than in the previous municipal polls. On the contrary, the main rival BNP is losing votes. The party received 6.5 percent less votes than in the 2015 municipal elections. This information was obtained by reviewing the results of the recently held municipal elections.
Dhaka, March 2: Today is Tuesday (March 2) National Voters Day. The Election Commission (EC) will release the latest updated voter list on this day. Besides, various programs have been taken on the occasion of the day. EC Joint Secretary Asaduzzaman said this on Monday (March 1). He said the final voter list for the 2020 voter list update would be released on National Voters' Day.
Awami League candidates have won the municipal elections by a wide margin because people want development: Obaidul Quader
Dhaka, January 19: Awami League General Secretary and Minister for Road Transport and Bridges Obaidul Quader said the Awami League candidates have won the municipal elections by a wide margin because people want development.
Dhaka, January 16: An Ansar member was injured in a grenade blast at a polling station in Feni's Daganbhuna municipality. The incident took place at Ganipur Government Primary School in Ward 8 of the municipality around 10 am on Saturday.
Dhaka, January 16: The second round of municipal elections has been completed amid widespread voter turnout, exclusion and allegations of coercion, ignoring the risks of winter and corona. Voting runs from 8am to 4pm on Saturday (January 16). The election ended in a generally peaceful atmosphere, despite allegations of violence, evictions of voters and agents in several places.
Dhaka, December 29: The first round of voting in the municipal elections has been completed. Overall, there is no one close to the ruling Awami League in this election. Out of 24 municipalities, Awami League has won 17 mayoral posts, independents have won three and BNP has won two.
Dhaka, December 5: Obaidul Quader, General Secretary of the Awami League and Minister for Road Transport and Bridges, has said that a section is hatching various conspiracies against the country after seeing the enviable development of the present government.
Dhaka, December 3: Awami League General Secretary and Minister for Road Transport and Bridges Obaidul Quader has said that after failing in the movement, BNP is now looking for a dark lane to go to power by relying on others.
Dhaka, December 3: In the second phase, elections for 61 municipalities will be held on January 16. The last date for submission of nomination papers at this stage is December 20. Selection of nomination papers on 22nd December. The last day for withdrawal of candidature is December 29. Alamgir, senior secretary of the Election Commission (EC), announced the schedule on Wednesday (December).
Dhaka, November 21: Awami League General Secretary and Minister for Road Transport and Bridges Obaidul Quader said the politics of revenge is not conducive to democracy, the Awami League never indulges in politics of revenge.
Dhaka, November 14: The ruling Awami League has finalised party nominations for various posts in the local government council. The nomination was given at a meeting of the party's Local Government Representative Nomination Board held under the chairmanship of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina at her official residence Ganobhaban on Friday (November 13) afternoon.
Dhaka, November 12: Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) KM Nurul Huda has said that America has a lesson to learn from the Bangladesh elections. He made the remarks in response to a question from reporters after voting in the Dhaka 18-seat by-election on Thursday.
Dhaka, November 9: Awami League general secretary Obaidul Quader has said that the party has came to power after winning the hearts of the people. He made the remarks during a briefing at his official residence on Monday (November 9).
Dhaka, November 7: Awami League general secretary Obaidul Quader warned the party leaders and workers that the committee cannot be formed with one's own people to strengthen the circle. He said this at an extended meeting of Manikganj district Awami League on Saturday (November 7). He joined the meeting via video conference from his official residence.