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AL picks Habib for Dhaka-18, Tanvir for Sirajganj-1 by-polls

Awami League has picked Habib Hasan for Dhaka-18 and Tanvir Shakil Joy for contesting the upcoming by-polls to Sirajganj-1 constituencies respectively.

 

AL General Secretary Obaidul Quader disclosed the information at a briefing at his official residence on Wednesday.

 

The Dhaka-18 seat fell vacant after the death of former minister and Awami League presidium member Sahara Khatun on July 9 while Sirajganj 1following the demise of former minister and Awami League presidium member Mohammad Nasim on Jun 13.

 

The by-elections to the Dhaka-18 and Sirajganj-1 constituencies will be held on November 12 using electronic voting machines

 

Source: United News of Bangladesh