Writ filed seeking 10th parliamentary election againNew Age Online
Former BNP chief whip Zainul Abdin Farroque on Sunday filed a writ petition seeking a directive toward the government to explain why they should not be directed to hold the 10th parliamentary election again.
In the writ petition---Farroque also a prayer for another directive---challenged the gazette notification the Election Commission had issued on January 8 declaring 290 MPs elected and their subsequent swearing in as MPs.
Farroque’s lawyer AJ Md Ali told reporters that the writ petition would be moved before the High Court bench of Justice Mirza Hussain Haider and Justice Muhammed Khurshid Alam Sarker Monday.
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