A Search Committee has been shaped to make suggestions to the President on the formation of a brand new Election Fee (EC) via the appointment of the Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) and different commissioners.
A notification on this regard has been issued by the Cupboard Division on Saturday.
The Cupboard Division shaped the committee on Saturday and issued the order as per the directive of the President.
The six-member Search Committee was headed by Justice Obaidul Hasan of the Appellate Division of the Supreme Courtroom.
Different members of the committee are – Excessive Courtroom Justice SM Quddus Zaman, Auditor Basic and Regulator of Bangladesh, Chairman of Bangladesh Public Service Fee (BPSC), former Election Commissioner Sohul Hossain and Literature Professor Anwara Syed Haque.
The notification, on the order of the President, signed by Cupboard Secretary Khandaker Anwarul Islam talked about that the Search Committee will perform its duties and capabilities as per the CEC and Different Election Commissioners Appointment Act, 2022.
The notification additional stated that the Cupboard Division would supply essential secretarial help within the efficiency of the Search Committee.
In line with the brand new act, the committee has to submit its advice to the President inside 15 working days.