Measures to intimidation of voters: EC Rasheda

Measures to intimidation of voters: EC Rasheda

Measures to intimidation of voters.Electoral Commissioner (EC) Rasheda Sultana stated that motion will likely be taken if any of the overall voters are intimidated or threatened by the legislation enforcement businesses. He stated this to the reporters after an trade assembly with the candidates, members of legislation enforcement and presiding officers within the Naogaon District Commissioner’s convention room on Sunday afternoon.

At the moment Election Commissioner Rasheda Sultana stated, ‘Exercising voting rights of widespread folks is a constitutional proper. To make sure the train of individuals’s proper to vote, the legislation has been amended to make it a felony offence. 

In response to the query that the Election Commission is taking measures to extend the attendance of voters on the polling stations, he stated, “Earlier, if voters have been prevented or threatened, there was no alternative to take authorized motion towards wrongdoers.” The fee made new legal guidelines. The legislation gives for criminalizing and punishing those that make threats. I’ll inform the voters to go to the legislation enforcement businesses with out concern and complain. Legislation enforcement will likely be knowledgeable and motion will likely be taken. The chief magistrate-law enforcement forces are lively within the subject.’ 

The EC stated to the media employees, “If a journalist is assaulted or if cameras and gear are broken, the legislation enforcement businesses will take disciplinary motion.” The coverage has been made with the thought that journalists can perform their skilled duties with out concern.

EC Rasheda hopes that the scenario will stay good sooner or later and that the voters will come to the polling stations and solid their votes easily.

EC Rasheda Sultana stated, ‘We try to maintain the polling setting honest.’ Whether or not we obtain complaints or not, the Election Investigation Committee and Government Magistrates are taking motion by visiting numerous parliamentary constituencies and preparations are underway to take measures to take care of the polling setting sooner or later. You’ll be able to see them layer by layer.’ 

In response to a different query, EC Rasheda Sultana stated, ‘We’re at all times optimistic about honest elections even after the incidents of battle. As a result of our legislation enforcement forces are lethal lively. We’ll by no means tolerate these. If everybody cooperates, the presence of voters within the polling stations will enhance and a good setting will likely be created for the election.

Collaborating within the trade assembly with EC Rasheda Sultana, the rival candidates raised numerous allegations towards the rival candidates, together with violation of code of conduct, threats to employees and supporters.

Naogaon six parliamentary seat returning officer and deputy commissioner. Rajshahi Divisional Commissioner Dewan Muhammad Humayun Kabir, Rajshahi Regional DIG Anisur Rahman, Rajshahi Regional Election Officer Delwar Hossain, Naogaon Superintendent of Police Muhammad Rashidul Haque and others have been current within the trade assembly chaired by Golam Mawla.

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