Polling going on peacefully in Faridpur
Published : 07 May 2016, 18:23
Polling in the fourth phase of election in sixteen union parishads of three upazilas of the district are going on peacefully since 8 in the morning today.
According to election office sources 2,18,313 voters are exercising their right of franchise at 135 polling centers. Ninety one chairman candidates are in the race for the posts of 15 coveted posts of chairman. One candidate was earlier elected as chairman uncontested in Krishnapur UP of Sadarpur upazila.
Polling is being held in eight unions of Sadarpur, four unions of Madhukhali and eight unions of Charbhadrasan upazilla. All steps have been taken to ensure fair and peaceful election.
Since morning hundreds of voters both male and female were found standing in long queue in front of the voting centers to cast their votes.
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