in four city corporations and nine municipalities will cast their vote on
Monday. The vote will take place under tight security. Over 13.67 lakh people
will be voting.
715 polling stations, 579 are for city corporations and the rest for
municipalities. Fifty-nine candidates are competing for mayoral posts, 429 for
81 councillor posts, and 120 for 27 reserved women seats in Naohata,
Dupchanchia, Chuadanga, Sripur, Manikganj, Fulbaria, Shariatpur, Golapganj and
5,500 local and international observers will monitor the polls.
ended at midnight on Saturday. Our reporter in Dhaka, Amir Khasru, spoke to
reporters in the four city corporations and Election Commissioner Sakhawat