In addition to politicians, several stars from the world of film, cricket and music are busy campaigning for the 12th parliamentary elections. Most of the stars, including cricketer Shakib Al Hasan, actor Ferdous, who entered the polls for the first time, are candidates for the boat. Many of them have a strong chance of winning as there are no strong rivals. As a result, they are very independent.
Candidates are busy campaigning in the last week of the 12th parliamentary elections. Stars are also trying to win the hearts of voters for the first time.
After winning the hearts of the audience on the playing field, Shakib Al Hasan wants to fight in the voting field. This cricket star is the Awami League candidate for Magura-1 seat. Although there are three other candidates competing in this seat, only Shakib is seen busy campaigning.
Popular actor Ferdous has entered the voting field as a member of Parliament. He is the candidate of boat in Dhaka-10 seat. Ferdous is very independent as he is elected for the first time but does not have a strong opponent.
Discussed lawyer, Barrister Saidul Haque Sumon is contesting as an independent candidate in Awami League stronghold Habiganj-4 constituency. He is challenging Boat candidate, Minister of State for Civil Aviation and Tourism Advocate Mahbub Ali. Locals believe that there will be a tough fight between the two.
Film actress Mahia Mahi has become an independent candidate for Rajshahi-1 seat without getting nomination from Awami League. Boat candidate in this seat, current MP Omar Farooq Chowdhury. Mahi has announced to quit acting after the election.
Bangladesh Nationalist Movement, BNM candidate, vocalist Dolly Sayantani in Pabna-2 constituency. His strong rival in the election battle, Boat candidate Ahmed Feroz Kabir.