Regional assocs to play important role in SCC polls

Votes of members belonging to different regional associations in Sylhet will play an important role in defining the fate of the candidates in the upcoming mayoral polls of the city corporation.
A good number of citizens observed that the aspirant, who would be able to get the votes of such region-based associations, would be ahead in the mayoral

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Mayoral aspirant appeals against cancellation of nomination paper

A mayoral aspirant, whose nomination paper was cancelled by the returning officer in the Sylhet City Corporation, filed an appeal with the divisional
commissioner Thursday afternoon challenging the decision.
The appellant Nasim Hossain, also the Sylhet city BNP vice-president,

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Seven to race for SCC mayoral post

Seven candidates submitted nomination papers on Sunday, the last day of submission, to contest for the mayoral post in the Sylhet City Corporation polls scheduled for June 15.
Of the seven mayoral aspirants, who submitted nomination papers, one is of the ruling Awami League, 4 of the main opposition Bangladesh Nationalist Party,

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Call to re-schedule SCC polls

A local leader of Bangladesh Nationalist Party on Saturday requested the Election Commission to cancel the city corporation election scheduled for June 15, and re-schedule the polls after a
fresh delimitation of the Sylhet city corporation area.
He also urged the authorities concerned to appoint an

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