Tuesday 19 March 2019 ,
Latest News
  • Cumilla case: Govt files petition seeking stay on Khaleda’s bail
  • Upazila AL president gunned down in Rangamati
  • 2 killed in Narsingdi AL factional clash
  • Per capita income rises to US$ 1909 from US$ 1751
  • GDP to hit 8.13 pc in current fiscal year: Finance Minister
  • Election official among 7 shot dead in Rangamati
19 December, 2018 11:31:16 AM / LAST MODIFIED: 19 December, 2018 07:23:19 PM

Print

Internet speed to slowdown on voting day: EC Secretary

Independent Online Desk
Internet speed to slowdown on voting day: EC Secretary

Election Commission Secretary Helaluddin Ahmad on Wednesday said the Commission is considering to slowdown internet speed on the polling day of the 11th parliamentary election slated for December 30.

The EC Secretary came up with the announcement while briefing officials related to the election result management at Election Training Center (ETI) in the city's Nirbachan Bhaban in the morning, UNB reports.

However, the speed of the Internet will come to normal after 4:00 pm on the day for smooth communication.

Besides, Chief Election Commissioner K M Nurul Huda urged the officials not to make any mistake while counting votes and announcing the result that might lose people's confidence on the Commission.

He said, "The Commission is amazed to see public interest centering the election and the festive mood that prevailing across the country."

He further said the Commission has also been considering suggestions given by the political parties and their candidates.

"Be cautious that a single mistake does not lead to thwart the election process," he told the officials.

ETI Director General Mostafa Faruk and its Director Forhad Hossain were also present at the briefing.

KK

 

 

.

Comments

Poll
Today's Question »
State minister for power Nasrul Hamid yesterday said everyone to have access to electricity by June. Do you think the feat achievable by the timeframe?
 Yes
 No
 No Comment
Yes 54.8%
No 41.4%
No Comment 3.8%
Video
More Bangladesh Stories
US HR report on Bangladesh biased: Hasan Information Minister Dr Hasan Mahmud on Tuesday said the recent US State Department report on human right practices in Bangladesh is totally biased. “The report was made taking information from a few organizations like ‘Adhikar’…

Copyright © All right reserved.

Editor : M. Shamsur Rahman

Published by the Editor on behalf of Independent Publications Limited at Media Printers, 446/H, Tejgaon I/A, Dhaka-1215.
Editorial, News & Commercial Offices : Beximco Media Complex, 149-150 Tejgaon I/A, Dhaka-1208, Bangladesh. GPO Box No. 934, Dhaka-1000.

Editor : M. Shamsur Rahman
Published by the Editor on behalf of Independent Publications Limited at Media Printers, 446/H, Tejgaon I/A, Dhaka-1215.
Editorial, News & Commercial Offices : Beximco Media Complex, 149-150 Tejgaon I/A, Dhaka-1208, Bangladesh. GPO Box No. 934, Dhaka-1000.

Disclaimer & Privacy Policy
....................................................
About Us
....................................................
Contact Us
....................................................
Advertisement
....................................................
Subscription

Powered by : Frog Hosting