KCC polls: BNP mayoral candidate refrains from electioneering

Politics Desk, Tanvir Ahamed Shawon, Staff Reporter, Dhaka Office: Alltimenews.com:- KCC polls: BNP mayoral candidate refrains from electioneering, BNP’s mayoral candidate of Khulna City Corporation Nazrul Islam Manju avoided electioneering considering that Thursday morning protesting the arrest of 19 leaders and activists of the birthday celebration.

Manju additionally threatened that he will no longer resume his election campaign till the detainees are launched.

On Wednesday night, regulation enforcers arrested 19 leaders and activists of BNP, inclusive of its metropolis unit exposure affairs secretary Asaduzzaman Murad, Jubo Dal president Mahbub Hossain, district unit president Mostafaul Bari Lavlu and district unit Jatiyatabadi Chhatral Dal general secretary Golam Mostafa Tuhin from specific components of the city.

Contacted, Manju informed UNB over smartphone that he refrained from his election campaign protesting the incident.

He alleged that the law enforcers had been trying to terrorise BNP leaders and activists to preserve them faraway from election marketing campaign. “They’re also raiding the houses of our birthday celebration leaders and activists and harassing them.”

The BNP mayoral candidate also claimed that Awami League men are violating the election code of conduct however the Election Commission does not pay heed to his allegation in this regard.

He also demanded the government concerned create a level-gambling discipline and forestall intimidating his party guys.

Khulna City Corporation election is scheduled to be hung on May 15.

A general of five mayor candidates, 148 trendy councilor and 38 reserved-seat lady councilor candidates are there within the election race.

 

Politics Desk, Alltimenews.com