Elections or by-elections of about 100 government bodies like Zila Parishad, Upazila Parishad, Municipality, and Union Parishad are going to be held in several districts of the country on Thursday.
EC Joint Secretary (Public Relations) SM Asaduzzaman told UNB on Wednesday that the committee has already made all necessary preparations for the polls.
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The elections are going to be held in four district councils, seven municipalities, 10 Upazila councils, and 61 union councils. Of these, five municipalities and three union councils will hold general elections and therefore the rest will have by-elections.
The five municipalities to be elected are Faridpur and Madhukhali within the Faridpur district, Rajoir in Madaripur, Bancharampur in Brahmanbaria, and Palashbari in Gaibandha. The three Union Parishads to be elected within the election in Roumari Upazila of Kurigram are Dantbhanga, Bandabere, and Charshaulmari.
By-elections are going to be held in seven of the remaining seven union parishads.