If a Union Parishad chairman or member elected with a boat symbol wants to vote for an independent candidate with a truck symbol, he has been ordered to tie him up. Siddiqur Rahman Patwari.
Siddiqur Rahman gave this order to the leaders and workers while inaugurating the electoral office of boat at Matsjeevipara, Ward No. 7 of Baraigram Union of Upazila yesterday night.
Siddiqur Rahman said to the leaders-activists that if the chairman-member of a boat comes and talks about voting in a truck, he will be tied with a back wrap.
Siddiqur Rahman Patwari was elected an unopposed Member of Parliament in the by-election after the death of Professor Abdul Quddus, Member of Parliament of Natore-4 Constituency.
This time too he is contesting with the party boat symbol. District Awami League Information and Research Secretary Asif Abdullah bin Quddus, son of his main rival late Abdul Quddus, is contesting on the ornamental truck symbol.