Dhaka, 24 June, Abnews: The contesting candidates to the election of Gazipur City Corporation (GCC) fully geared up their campaign with the hope of getting maximum support from people.
All the contenders, including the mayoral ones, are seen moving door to door from early morning to midnight. The city election is scheduled to be held on June 26 next.
Awami League led 14-party alliances, professional bodies and people of all walks of life going ahead with separate campaigning for Md Jahangir Alam round-the-clock while BNP-Jamaat led 20-party alliances also campaigning in favour of Hasan Uddin Sarker last couple of days.
Central leaders of 14-party grand alliance are seeking vote on behalf of Awami League-backed Jahangir to ‘Boat’.
The 14-party leaders included Ganatantri Party Presidium Member Professor Dr Md Shahidullah Sikdar, Samyabadi Dal General Secretary Dilip Barua, AL leaders Ahmad Hossain and Azmat Ullha Khan, Tarikat Federation leader Masnabi Haider, Workers Party leader Anisur Rahman Mallik, JSD leader Shawkat Raihan and Ganatantri Party leader Shahdat Hossain joined the campaign.
On the other hand, BNP-backed candidate Hasan Uddin Sarker today visited Haiderabad, Majhukhan Bazar, Nandi Bari, Bindan, Pubail Badun, Ichali and Koler Bazar.