Six buy AL nominations for Jhenaidah-1 seat

Published : 21 Nov 2023 09:04 PM

Six probable candidates including incumbent lawmaker Abdul Hyee have bought nomination papers as the aspirants for the 12th parliamentary election scheduled for January 7 next year for Jhenaidah 1 (Shailkupa) seat from Awami League (AL).

According to a source related to the ruling AL, the aspirant candidates including party’s Jhenaidah District Unit President, eldest politician and incumbent lawmaker elected four times, also the ex-state minister for livestock and fisheries heroic freedom fighter Abdul Hyee, late AL central leader Principal Qamruzza­man’s daughter, also AL present presidium member Parvin Zaman Kalpana, District Unit Vice President and veteran industrialist Nazrul Islam alias Dulal Biswas, Qamruzza­man’s son and Bangabandhu Parishad presidium member Parvej Zaman Panna, upazila parishad ex-chairman Nayeb Ali Joarder and Bangladesh Chhatra League Shailkupa upazila unit ex-president and now AL senior joint secretary Rezaul Islam Raju. All of them had desired their satisfaction to get the nod for the party chief. 

The EC is going to hold a free and fair elections on January 7 next after fulfilling all terms and conditions including sanctioning symbols for the next polls.