Workers Party Politburo Member Fazle Hossain Badsha wihdrew his candidacy from
the mayoral race in Rajshahi City Corporation. Awami League leader AHM
Khairuzzaman Liton is now the candidate in the August 4 poll.
In an interview with Voice
of America’s Bangla Service, Mr. Badsha said he withdrew his candidacy because
Rajshahi Awami League did not support him.
Amir Khasru has the details.