“Our party president and also Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has taken decision to contest election from Goplaganj-3 constituency, although she submitted her nomination paper from Rangpur-6,” Quader said.
Speaker Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury has also submitted her nomination papers from Rangpur-6 constituency to contest the upcoming elections.
“Now Speaker of the Parliament Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury will contest from the Rangpur-6 constituency,” said the AL general secretary.
As a result, the premier will contest from a lone seat this year. Mentionable, Sheikh Hasina contested in the parliamentary elections in the past from multiple constituencies.