Actor Shakib Khan voted in the 12th National Assembly elections. This star arrived at Gulshan Model School and College center today (January 7) around 3:30 pm with his mother. He and his family are voters of Dhaka-17 constituency.
This poster boy of Dhaka film also spoke to the journalists present after the vote.
He said, ‘It is my responsibility to vote as a conscious citizen of the country. I came to vote with my mother for this. I brought my mother to the last election and this time too. My father came with his friends in the morning and voted.’
Commenting on the day as ‘special’, Shakib said, ‘The day is a special day for us. The day is more special especially for common people like us. Because voting has a different power. Because the leaders of the future have to be elected by voting. Today is the day to exercise that power.’
Many artists of film, drama, music and stage have already voted. They published that picture on social media.
Among them are talented actress Sara Zaker to Jaya Ahsan, director Shihab Shaheen to actress and director Meher Afroz Shawon, Sohana Saba, Zakia Bari Mamra.