Ivy wins: People’s candidate triumphs over party candidate

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It wasn’t a victory but a trouncing by Selina Hayat Ivy of Shamim Osman. What she blew away was not a candidate more famous as a mastaan demi-god of Naraynaganj but a chosen son of the ruling party. The ruling party including Osman thought he would win. But the people decided otherwise.

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The move of morality or complicit indifference?

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[caption id=”attachment_2708″ align=”alignleft” width=”300″ caption=”Photo: bdnews24.com”][/caption] The Narayanganj City Corporation Election appears to have been a fair prelude to the final scene. Read between the lines: an enraged Chief Election Commissioner threatening to confront the government for not having sent the army to the polling scene;

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