November 5, 2017, 10:56 pm
BNP senior leader Khandaker Mosharraf Hossain on Sunday said the test of the current Election Commission will begin with the upcoming elections to Rangpur and other city corporations.
"The test of the Election Commission will start through the city corporation polls ahead of the 11th parliamentary ones. We'll observe the EC's activities through the city elections," he said.
Hours after the EC announced the schedule for Rangpur City Corporation elections, the BNP leader came up with the remarks at a discussion organised by Jatiyatabadi Muktijoddha Dal at the Jatiya Press Club, marking the 'National Revolution and Solidarity Day'.
According to the schedule, the election to the Rangpur City Corporation will be held on December 21 while the last date for the submission of nomination papers is November 22.