SCBA polls begin Wednesday
Published : Tuesday, 10 March, 2020 at 9:37 PM Count : 327
Voting in two-day polls of Supreme Court (SC) Bar Association (SCBA) to elect its 14 office bearers for 2020-2021 will start at 10 am on Wednesday.
Polling will begin at 10am and continue till 5pm with one hour recess in the middle on the election days.
A total of 31 candidates are taking part in the election against 14 posts.
Candidates of Bangabandhu Ainjibi Samannay Parishad supported White Panel are AM Amin Uddin (president), Md Moniruzzaman and Shakila Rowshan (vice presidents), Shah Manjurul Haque (general secretary), Dr Md Enamul Haque (treasurer) as well as Mohammad Bakir Uddin Bhuiyan and Mohammmad Imtiaz Faruk (assistant secretaries).
White Panel candidates in member posts are Md Humayun Kabir, Md Kamaruzzaman, Md Shafayet Hossain (Sajib), Md Tarjel Hossain, Mintu Kumar Mondal, Mohammad Moshiur Rahman and Mohammad Jaglul Kabir.
Candidates of pro-BNP Blue Panel are Joynul Abedin (president), Md Abdul Jabbar Bhuiyan and Md Jalal Uddin (vice presidents), Md Ruhul Quddus Kazal (general secretary), Ragib Rouf Chowdhury (treasurer) as well as Mahmudul Hasan and Ayub Ali Ashrafi (assistant secretaries).
Blue Panel candidates in member posts are Amirul Islam (Khokon), Mar-e-Yam Khandker, Mohammad Mohaddes-Ul-Islam (Tutul), Md Shafiur Rahman, Md Mohsin Kabir, Mohammad Sharif Uddin Ratan and Mohammad Iqbal Hossain.
Apart from these, Eunus Ali Akand is contesting for president post, Farhad Uddin Ahmed Bhuiyan for assistant secretary and Tapan Kumar Das for member as independent candidates.
A seven-member sub-committee has been formed to conduct the two-day polls headed by AF Hasan Arif.
The other members of the committee are Md Jasim Uddin, Sharif U Ahmed, Mohammad Saleh Uddin, Mohammad Elias Bhuiyan, Md Jahangir Alam and Mohammad Ashraf Uz Zaman Khan.