Magura: The Election Commission (EC) has taken preparation to offer the nation a free and fair Jatiya Sangsad election and voters will give vote according to their choice as the EC will maintain zero
tolerance against all anti-polls activities, Election Commissioner Brigadier General (Rtd) Md Ahsan Habib Khan said yesterday.
“We’ve taken preparation to offer the nation a free and fair election in cooperation of all. We hope vot-ers will cast their vote according to their choice,” he told reporters after a view-exchange meeting with returning officers, assistant returning officers and law enforcement officials here yesterday.
He said it is the responsibility of candidates to bring voters to the polling centers and the EC-administration will ensure a peaceful atmosphere so that voters can exercise their right of franchise freely.
The EC has decided to maintain zero tolerance against anti-election activities, he said, adding anyone trying to create anarchy, will not be spared.
Deputy Commissioner (DC), Magura Abu Nase Begum chaired the meeting while DC of Jhenidah dis-trict SM Rafiqul Islam and police super Azimul Ahsan, DC of Narail district Mohammad Ashfaqul Haque and police super Mohammad Hasan, Magura district police super Mashiuddoula Reza, among oth-ers, attended the meeting.