Chief Adviser Fakhruddin Ahmed has
reaffirmed that the general election will be held before the end of next
December and urged voters to elect honest and capable candidates, taking it as
their social responsibility.
He said the government and the Election Commission) will extend all-out support
to the voters so that they can vote for their chosen candidates.
The head of the caretaker government made the call at an opinion-exchange
meeting at Shaheed Abul Hossain auditorium here yesterday.
Lawyers, freedom fighters, teachers, journalists, business leaders, women
representatives and fish farmers spoke at the meeting organized by the district
Referring to the recently
held city corporation and municipal elections, the CA said spontaneous
participation and turnout of voters in these elections will remain as an
exemplary example and help expedite the process of transition to democracy.
Regarding upazila elections, he said the government and the EC want to hold the
upazila polls in near future. The EC is making necessary preparations to hold