Hasanul Haque Inu, a three-time member of parliament and the central president of Jasdar, has been defeated in Kushtia-2 (Mirpur and Bheramara) constituency in the 12th national parliamentary election.
He got 36731 votes with boat symbol as part of 14 party alliance. Meanwhile, independent candidate Kamarul Arefin won by getting 41282 votes.
Hasanul Haque Inu Mirpur Upazila Awami League General Secretary and former Upazila Parishad Chairman.
Earlier on Sunday, polling was held in this constituency from 8 am to 4 pm without any untoward incident. After counting the votes of 161 centers, the District Returning Officer and Deputy Commissioner Md. Ehetesham Reza announced the result privately.
The total number of voters in this seat is 4 lakh 51 thousand 936 people.