By-polls to Badal’s Chattogram-8 constituency on January 13

Online Desk : The Election Commission (EC) has fixed January 13 to hold by-elections to the Chattogram-8 constituency, which fell vacant after the death of JSD leader Moinuddin Khan Badal.

Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) will be used in the by-polls for a smooth balloting, the EC source said on Sunday.

On November 6, the veteran politician and freedom fighter Moinuddin Khan Badal died while undergoing treatment at the Narayana Institute of Cardiac Sciences (NICS) at Bangalore in India.