BNP on Wednesday alleged that the Election Commission (EC) is playing a very inactive role in ensuring a level-playing field and fair election in Barishal City Corporation.
The ruling party mayoral candidates supporters are taking out processions all over the city in Barishal. But, police are obstructing BNP candidate Mujibur Rahman Sarwar from bringing out any procession, said BNP senior joint secretary general Ruhul Kabir Rizvi, reports UNB.
Speaking at a press conference at the partys Nayapaltan central office, he also alleged that the EC is working like a lifeless stone in Barishal and not taking opposition candidates allegations into its consideration.
The Election Commission itself is deadly against holding a free and fair election. The allegations of the opposition have no value to them, the BNP leader observed.
He alleged that Awami League leader Abul Hasnat Abdullah is carrying out electioneering in favour of the ruling