January 25, 2021, 10:56 pm
Chattogram Bureau: The election campaign of mayoral and councilor candidates will start from January 8 in Chittagong City Corporation (CCC) constituency.
Prior to the campaign,the mayoral candidates and councilors of the respective areas have been instructed to remove all election campaign materials including leaflets, posters, banners, diaries, billboards and gates on their own initiative within the next 72 hours.
The CCC election will be held on January 27, 2021.A new schedule has been announced in those four wards as four councilors, including a reserved seat councilor, have died. Candidates of those four wards will be allotted symbols on January 7.
Mayoral and councilor candidates will be able to campaign from that day.After the announcement of the date of the election and the announcement of the new schedule in 4 wards of the city, the display of election campaign materials before the scheduled time means that it is a violation of the code of conduct, the notification said.
CCC Election Returning Officer Hasanuzzaman has already requested the CEO of Chittagong City Corporation to remove these election materials.