An election campaign office of Awami League in Chapainawabganj-1 constituency has been vandalized and looted. The incident took place at Kashiabari area of Daipukhuria union of Shibganj upazila on Tuesday around 2 am.
Aminul Islam Lalu, the leader of Union Awami League and convener of the election management committee for the boat symbol, said that an office for the boat symbol was made on Tuesday by bringing goods from the decorator. There were chairs, tables and other props. After 2 am, miscreants ransacked the office and looted all the goods. The office was supposed to be inaugurated on Wednesday morning.
The subject is the candidate of the boat and the current member of parliament. Aminul Islam said that Samil Uddin Ahmed Shimul, Assistant Returning Officer and the police have been informed.
Confirming the matter, Officer-in-Charge (OC) of Shibganj Police Station Md. Sazzad Hossain said that miscreants damaged the office of a boat. The police were sent after receiving the information. Police are investigating.
Shibganj Upazila Executive Officer (UNO) and Assistant Returning Officer AFM Abu Sufian said that the vandalism of the election office of the boat has been reported to the higher officials. Action will be taken after investigation.