Jamalpur-2 (Islampur) Constituency independent candidate SM Shahinuzzaman Shaheen went to the election rally and asked for votes in a boat Mayor Abdul Quader Sec. In the election public meeting of independent candidate SM Shahinuzzaman Shaheen at Mahalgiri Eidgah ground of Gwalerchar Union of upazila yesterday evening, he asked for boat vote as a special guest.
However, after understanding the gesture of the independent candidate present, Municipal Mayor Abdul Quader Sek wants to vote for the scissors symbol again.
It has been reported that the three-term current mayor Abdul Quader Sek bought the party nomination papers of Awami League in the 12th National Parliament election. After not getting the nomination of the party, on December 29, Mayor Abdul Quader Sek supported independent (scissor symbol) candidate SM Shahinuzzaman Shaheen with his staff-supporters.
Since then, Municipal Mayor Abdul Quader Sek has been going to the voters every day from morning to late night along with independent candidate SM Shahinuzzaman Shaheen. Besides, he went to the voters with the election meeting with the leaders and workers of various unions of the upazila and asked for the vote of the scissors symbol.
In continuation of this, the election rally of independent (scissor symbol) candidate SM Shahinuzzaman Shaheen was held on Wednesday afternoon at Mahalgiri Eidgah ground under the banner of people from all walks of life of Gwalerchar Union of Upazila. At the end of the gathering, Mayor Abdul Quader Sek spoke as a special guest in the evening.
While criticizing the Awami League nominated candidate (boat symbol) Faridul Haque Khan, he praised independent (scissor symbol) candidate SM Shahinuzzaman Shaheen.
Later he asked for votes for the boat symbol instead of the scissor symbol. He urged everyone present to raise their hands and vote for the boat.
The present independent (scissors symbol) candidate SM Shahinuzzaman understood the gesture of Shaheen and again asked for the vote of the scissors symbol Municipal Mayor Abdul Quader Sec.
District Awami League Advisor Ziaul Haque Zia (independent, eagle symbol) was present as the chief guest on the occasion. Last Monday evening he supported independent candidate SM Shahinuzzaman of Kanchi symbol.
Gwalerchar Union Parishad Chairman Abdur Rahim, upazila Awami League member agriculturist Manjurul Murshed Happy, former vice chairman Shafiqul Islam Dulal and many others were also present as special guests.