Nominations for all 49 candidates for reserved seats accepted: EC

The Election Commission (EC) today accepted the nomination papers of all 49 aspirants for women reserved seats in the 11th Jatiya Sangsad. After scrutiny of the nomination papers, EC Joint Secretary and Returning Officer of the polls Abul Kasem made the announcement at his office at Election Training Institute (ETI) here. Among 50 reserved seats, AL will get 43, Jatiya Party 4, Workers Party one and independent candidate one. BNP-led Oikyafront could get one but none submitted nomination paper from the alliance.