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EC urges govt to freeze funds to municipalities in polls fray
Staff Correspondent
Published :Thursday, 3 December, 2015,  Time : 12:00 AM  View Count : 30
The Election Commission (EC) on Wednesday sent letters to four ministries requesting them not to approve any developmental project or give any fund to 235 municipalities until election on December 30.
The EC sent letters to the Local Government, the Food, the Disaster Management and Relief and the Women and Children Affairs Ministries, the EC Assistant Secretary Razib Ahsan confirmed.
Besides, the EC also sent a letter to the Cabinet Division not to transfer appointed officials to hold the election until 15 days after the poll.

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