60 regions go to surveys in the midst of viciousness stresses

Races to 60 regions will happen today in the midst of fears of additional viciousness in numerous spots. 

Conflicts in Jhenidah and Rajshahi have just made individuals careful about the decisions. 

The Election Commission (EC) is utilizing Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) in 29 districts and conventional voting form papers in 31. 

The EC has been holding the surveys in four stages because of the pandemic. The present will be the second. 

The principle challenge would probably be between the Awami League and BNP chosen people. Other ideological groups, including the Jatiya Party and Islami Andolan Bangladesh, are additionally taking an interest in the surveys. 

EC Senior Secretary Mohammad Alamgir said the EC had taken measures to forestall viciousness during and after the surveys. 

"We requested that law masters keep up lawfulness and to make exacting moves against reprobates," he disclosed to The Daily Star. 

He added that social removing and cover wearing would be carefully kept up. 

An aggregate of 216 individuals are running for city hall leader at the 60 regions in 33 regions. 

There are 2,232 councilor competitors and 724 ladies' hold seat applicants. 

No political decision for city hall leader will be held in four regions in Sirajganj, Pabna, Pirojpur and Narayanganj. 

In Shailkupa district of Jhenidah, two decision Awami League men having a place with rival bunches were killed on Wednesday night and early Thursday. 

One of them was councilor hopeful Alamgir Khan Babu. 

The EC at that point deferred the surveys for ward-8 of Shailkupa region, reports our reporter in Jhenidah. 

Returning Officer Rokonuzzaman Khan said extra individuals from law upholding offices have been conveyed to forestall further savagery. 

Our staff reporter in Rajshahi reports that two allies of the AL candidate Shahiduzzaman for Arani region were seriously hacked in an assault on Thursday night. 

They were Bazlur Rahman, 45, general secretary of Nurnagar Ward Awami League, and his nephew Arif Hossain, 30. 

They were admitted to Rajshahi Medical College Hospital, said Nazrul Islam, official accountable for Bagha Police Station. 

Our reporter in Bogura reports that a free competitor has communicated dread of assaults at a public interview. 

Alamgir Shahi Sumon asserted that legislator Sahadara Mannan's child Shakhawat Hossain Sajal had been scaring citizens. 

Reached, the official stated, "My child didn't undermine anybody." 

In Vedorganj region, a mission rally of Abul Bashar Chokdar was assaulted. 

Bashar's significant other Afrin Mitu and a correspondent of an online news entryway were among the 10 harmed. 

Our journalist in Tangail reports that a mission office of BNP chosen one Mahmudul Haque Shanu was vandalized on Thursday night. 

Shanu accused AL men for the assault and submitted a question to the political decision commission. 

Returning official Kamrul Islam said steps would be taken after examination.