Hasina Gazi, wife of Textiles and Jute Minister Golam Dastagir Gazi, has been re-elected as mayor of Tarab municipality in Rupganj Upazila of Narayanganj district. As a result, he was elected mayor privately.
Rupganj Upazila Election Officer and Tarab Municipality Election official Mahabubur Rahman confirmed the knowledge .
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He said the symbols are allotted to the candidates on December 30. There was no other candidate for the post of mayor except Hasina Gazi. the chosen names are going to be officially announced at the proper time as per the principles.
Mahabubur Rahman further said that their nomination papers were canceled as there was one proposer of BNP candidate Nasir Uddin and independent candidate Habibur Rahman Habib. Besides, Abu Saeed, a candidate of the Islamic Rule Movement, voluntarily withdrew his nomination papers.
Meanwhile, three candidates have also been elected unopposed for the post of councilor of nine wards within the Tarab municipality election. they’re Rafiqul Islam Monir in Ward No. 1, Akhter Hossain Mollah in Ward No. 4, and Mahbubur Rahman Zakaria in Ward No. 6. However, the names of the candidates haven’t been officially announced by the election office.
According to the Upazila Election Office sources, the Judgment Day for withdrawal of candidature in Tarab municipality election was December 29, the symbol was allotted on December 30. Voting is going to be persisted on January 16.
The total number of common wards here is nine, the amount of reserved words is three. the entire number of polling stations is 43, the entire number of polling booths is 282. Besides, the entire number of voters is 85,269. Of these, 44,151 are male voters and 41,118 are female voters.