Bangladesh Awami League (AL) will start distribution of nomination papers from tomorrow among the party's aspirants for vying in the by-polls to five Jatiya Sangsad (JS) seats.
The JS constituencies are Naogaon-6, Sirajganj-1, Pabna-4, Dhaka-5 and Dhaka-18. The constituencies fell vacant at the deaths of Israfil Alam, Mohammed Nasim, Shamsur Rahman Sherif Dilu, Habibur Rahman and Sahara Khatun.
The intending candidates can collect and submit the nomination forms from party the president's Dhanmondi political office from 11am to 5pm every day between August 17 and 23, said an AL press release here today.
As per AL President and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina's directives, the aspirants have been requested to collect and submit the nomination papers maintaining social distancing properly without creating public gatherings.
Aspirants will have to submit photocopies of their national identity (NID) cards while collecting and submitting the nomination forms.