SCBA polls begins today


Supreme Court Bar Association’s (SCBA) two-day long polls for the year 2021-2022 will begin today (Wednesday), reports BSS.

The elections will be held in fourteen posts-seven for secretarial posts and the rest are executive posts.

Of the total 51 candidates-27 are contesting against seven secretarial posts-five contesting for president posts, six against two vice-president posts, each four against secretary and treasurer posts and eight candidates are fighting against two assistant secretary posts. Besides, 24 candidates are fighting for seven executive member posts. The ruling Awami League (AL) backed Sammillito Ainjibi Samannay Parishad led by Bangabandhu Awami Ainjibi Parishad announced its panel by nominating Senior Advocate Abdul Matin Khosru and Advocate Abdul Alim Mia Juwel respectively as its president and secretary candidate. 

The AL backed lawyers panel is identified as white panel.

JatiyatabadiAinjibiOikkoParishad led by BNP backed JatiyatabadiAinjebi Forum which known as blue panel also announced its candidacy by nominating Advocate FazlurRahman as its president and incumbent secretary Barrister RuhulKuddusKajal as its secretary.