NCC polls: Symbols distributed among mayoral, councillor candidates


Narayanganj, December 5: The Election Commission (EC) on Monday distributed the symbols among mayoral and councillor candidates of Narayanganj City Corporation (NCC) elections.

The returning officer of NCC elections Nuruzzaman Talukder distributed symbols among the candidates on Monday morning.

Ruling Awami League-led 14-party-backed mayoral runner Selina Hayat Ivy has got the party symbol ‘Boat’ while Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP)-backed runner Shakhawat Hossain Khan got ‘Paddy Sheaf’.

Besides, the Workers’ Party candidate Mahbubur Rahman Ismail has got ‘Spade’ symbol, Liberal Democratic Party’s (LDP) Kamal Pradhan ‘Umbrella’, Kalyan Party’s Rashed Ferdaus ‘Wrist Watch’, Islami Shasantantra Andalan’s candidate Masum Billah ‘Hand-fan’ and Islami Oikyajot’s Mufti Ejharul Haq ‘Minar’.

The city corporation poll is scheduled to be held on December 22 for the first time with party symbols.