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AL candidate wins Dhaka-5 by-polls

October 18, 2020 00:00:00

Awami League candidate Md Kazi Monirul Islam was unofficially elected in Dhaka-5 by-polls held amid low turnout of voters on Saturday, reports UNB.

Monirul Islam defeated his nearest rival BNP candidate Salauddin Ahmed by a huge margin of 42,716 votes.

Monirul secured 45,642 votes while Salauddin bagged only 2,926 votes, according to the unofficial result announced by returning officer GM Shahtab Uddin.

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