Published: 15 Nov 2023, 11:01 am
The Election Commission will announce the date and details of the 12th general election on Wednesday (November 15) evening.
Chief Election Commissioner Kazi Habibul Awal will announce the schedule in a televised speech at 7.00pm Wednesday, according to Md Jahangir Alam, spokesperson for the commission.
The countdown to the election already began on Nov 1 with regulations stipulating a Jan 29 deadline.
The schedule will come amid a blockade of BNP and its allies that demand the resignation of the government and the appointment of a non-partisan caretaker government.