Awami League has finalised its mayoral candidates for the first phase elections to 25 municipalities billed for December 28.
The candidates were chosen at a meeting of Awami League’s Local Government Nomination Board, held at Ganabhaban with AL President and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina in the chair on Saturday.
The Election Commission on November 22 announced the schedule of the first phase of elections to 25 municipalities fixing December 28 as the voting date.
The last date for filing nomination papers is December 1 while the scrutiny will be done by December 3.
The deadline for withdrawal of nomination papers is December 10.