Awami League has nominated Advocate Hosne Ara Lutfa Dalia as its mayoral candidate to contest the Rangpur City Corporation polls slated for December 27.
Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader on Wednesday announced the decision as per the direction of the party's Local Government Representative Nomination Board President and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, said a party press release.
The election commission (EC) announced the schedule of the election on November 7, BSS reports.
Voting will be held from 8.30 am to 4.30pm without any break using EVMs.
According to the schedule, the last day for filing of nominations is November 29. Nomination papers will be scrutinised on December 1 and the last date for withdrawal of nomination paper is December 8.
Poll symbols will be distributed on December 9.