Stronger EC can ensure fair polls: Shajahan


MADARIPUR, Jan 22, 2016 (BSS)- Shipping Minister Shahjahan Khan today said a stronger Election Commission (EC) can ensure the election in more free and fair manner.

“The upcoming Union Parishad (UP) polls with the national symbol will be held in fair and credible manner as the incumbent Election Commission is getting stronger day by day,” he said while speaking at a function at Charmugria College here this afternoon.

Without mentioning any particular name, the minister said the movement without mass-people’s involvement could never see any fruitful result.

He also mentioned that BNP did a great mistake boycotting the last parliamentary polls.

Deputy commissioner of Madaripur Mohammad Kamal Uddin Biswas, superintendent of police (SP) Mohammad Sarwar Hossain, College Principal Abdul Hannan Molla, district sports council general secretary Obaidur Rahman Kal Khan accompanied the minister there.