The Election Commission (EC) in Bangladesh, in an
announcement on Sunday has extended its
deadline for submission of the nomination papers for both the parliamentary and
upazila elections keeping the polling dates same.
date for filing nomination papers for the parliamentary election is November
20, and the deadline for withdrawing nominations is November 29, EC Secretary M
Humayun Kabir told newsmen at a press briefing at the secretariat adding that
the nomination papers will be scrutinized on November 23 and 24.
date for submitting nominations for the upazila polls is also November 20, and
the deadline for withdrawing nominations is December 3, while those will be
scrutinised on November 25 to 27, the secretary added.
the date of the parliamentary and Upazilla elections have remained unchanged,