About 54% of candidates from the ruling get together Awami League (AL) and 44% unbiased or insurgent candidates, who weren’t nominated by the get together, gained within the sixth section of Union Parishad (UP) elections held on Monday.
The remainder of the winners had been from Jatiya Celebration and Jatiya Celebration-JP.
Because the BNP – one of many largest political events within the nation – didn’t take part within the ongoing UP elections, the election battle came about between the AL and its insurgent candidates.
An evaluation of the outcomes of 218 UPs revealed by the Election Fee (EC) reveals that AL candidates gained the publish of chairman in 117 UPs and independents gained in 95 UPs within the sixth section.
Jatiya Celebration and Jatiya Celebration-JP gained three and one chairman publish, respectively. The outcomes of the opposite two UPs had been postponed.
On Monday, voting was presupposed to happen in 220 UPs in 42 upazilas of twenty-two districts however there was voting in 208 Ups solely. The remainder of the candidates had been elected unopposed.
This time 144 candidates had been elected uncontested – 12 chairmen, 32 reserved ladies members, and 100 basic members.
In 218 Ups, 11,604 candidates ran for varied posts, together with 1,199 for the publish of chairman, 2,559 for reserved ladies member posts, and seven,846 for the publish of a basic member.
Awami League-backed candidates had been forward in all phases besides within the fifth one.
Within the fifth section election on 5 January, 331 from AL and 346 unbiased candidates gained the publish of chairman in 707 Ups, whereas within the 4th section on 26 December, 396 AL candidates and 390 unbiased candidates gained the publish of chairman in 796 UPs.
Within the third section held on 28 November, 525 AL and 446 unbiased candidates had been elected chairman.
The 2nd section election came about on 11 November in 834 UPs when 486 AL candidates and 330 unbiased candidates had been elected as chairmen.
As many as 279 AL candidates and 78 unbiased candidates gained the publish of chairman in 364 UPs within the 1st section of the UP elections.
The EC will maintain polls in 138 UPs within the seventh section on 7 February, and eight UPs within the final section on 10 February.