Sheikh Momin, Goalanda(Rajbari): Peaceful voting has started in the by-election for the post of chairman of Goaland upazila of Rajbari in three phases after it was postponed in two phases due to flood-river erosion and corona virus.
Voting begins at 9 a.m. Thursday. Voting will continue till 5 pm. Voter turnout was low at various centers. 91,305 voters of 4 unions and 1 municipality of Goaland Upazila will exercise their voting right in 35 centers.
District Election Officer. Masudur Rahman said, “I have visited 20 centers since morning where 25 percent voters have turned out.” No complaint was received from any candidate.
Five candidates including Bangladesh Awami League and Nationalist Party BNP are contesting for the post of Chairman