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11th general election in last week of December in Bangladesh

Dhaka, Aug 28 (UNI) Election Commission (EC) Secretary Helal Uddin Ahmed on Tuesday said that the 11th parliamentary election in Bangladesh will be held in the last week of December.
The EC is planning to use Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) in 100 electoral constituencies. The 11th parliamentary election will be held in the last week of December,” he told the journalists at his office at Nirbachan Bhaban in city’s Agargaon.
Ahmed said the EC has already sent a proposal to the Planning Ministry to buy 1.50 lakh EVMs. “The commission would be able to use EVMs at one-third constituencies if everything goes as per our plan,” he added.
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