Dhaka, December 27: BNP standing committee member Nazrul Islam Khan on Tuesday termed the District Council election as ‘farcical’.
“The election to District Council is a farcical like the national election of January 5,” the senior leader of the party came up with the observation while talking to reporters after placing floral wreaths to grave of late President Ziaur Rahman marking the 38th founding anniversary of Jatiyatabadi Sangskritik Sangstha (JASAS).
Nazrul Islam Khan also said, “The results of the last upazila, municipality and union parishad lections were changed forcibly.”
JASAS President Abdul Khaleque and its general secretary Monir Khan were, among others, present on the occasion.
The District Council election will be held on Wednesday (December 28, 2016).