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Voting in 1,007 UPs underway

News Desk || risingbd.com

Published: 09:23, 28 November 2021  
Voting in 1,007 UPs underway

Voting has started in 1,007 Union Parishads and 10 municipalities across the country in the third phase on Sunday (November 28).

The polling, starting at 8:00 am, will continue till 4:00 pm without any break.

Out of the 1,007 Union Parishads, some 569 aspirants have already been elected unopposed. Of them, 100 are chairman candidates.

Fearing violence, the Election Commission (EC) issued a strong note of warning and directed the field administration to take immediate action by intensifying intelligence activities to stop the violence in the ongoing Union Parishad (UP) elections.

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