All the three nominations filed by BNP chief Khaleda Zia for contesting in the parliamentary election from Feni-1, Bogura-6 and Bogura-7 constituencies have been cancelled due to her conviction in two corruption cases.
In Feni-1, Returning Officer Md Wahiduzzaman rejected the nomination papers of Khaleda and three others in the constituency at 11:30am today.
Three others had their nominations cancelled as well. They were BNP nominee Nur Mohammad and independent candidates Abul Basher Chowdhury and Mizanur Rahman.
In Bogura-6, Returning Officer Foyez Ahmed rejected the nomination papers of Khaleda but accepted BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir’s one.
In Bogura-7 as well Khaleda Zia’s nomination papers was rejected for the same reason.