Sports, Football

Election commissioner announces schedule of BFF polls

Published : 04 Sep 2020 07:55 PM | Updated : 07 Sep 2020 04:53 PM

The three-member election commission for Bangladesh Football Federation (BFF), led by chief election commissioner Mejbah Uddin, tomorrow announced the schedule of BFF polls.

As per the polls schedule, nomination form will be distributed from September 5-7 (11 am to 5 pm) and the nomination form can be purchased at the BFF account section.

Submission of nomination paper on September 8 (11 am to 5 pm), objection over the nomination on September 9 ( 11 am to 3 pm), selection of nomination paper on September 11 ( from 3 pm until end), withdrawal of nomination ( after the date of submission of nomination paper to September 12 at 5 pm), publication of final candidate list (September 13) and the election will be held on October 3 at Pan Pacific Sonargaon Hotel (2 pm to 6 pm).

After announcing the poll schedule, chief election commissioner Mejbah Uddin in a press conference held at the BFF conference room today said delegates and involved others having COVID-19 symptoms will not be allowed to enter the venue or voting will not be allowed.

All delegates will have to use hand sanitizer or hand wash before entering the venue and all will have to wear a compulsory mask.

He said temperature will be measured to the delegates at the time of entering the polling station and if any found with high temperature will not be allowed to enter the venue.