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AL asks party units to send grassroots’ resolutions for UP polls

Awami League has asked its all district and

city units to send resolutions of grassroots to center in phases for upcoming

union parishad (UP) elections.

The Election Commission has decided to hold elections to 323 UPs in 63

upazilas under 20 districts in the first phase on April 11 next while in the

same way polls to around 4,500 UPs across the country will be held in phases.

For nominating party candidates for chairman post in the UP election, there

is necessity of resolution of grassroots as per constitutional provisions of

Awami League, said a press release here today.

For the party nomination for chairman post, concerned union units of AL

will have to hold extended meeting to create a panel of candidates through

discussions.

Then the panels, having joint signatures of concerned district, upazila and

union units of AL’s presidents and general secretaries, will have to be sent

to AL president’s Dhanmondi political office for getting recommendations

within specific time in line with EC’s schedule.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)