The ruling Awami League has nominated Badrudozza Mohammad Farhad Hossain for Brahmanbaria-1 and Afroza Bari for Gaibandha-1 constituencies in the upcoming by-elections.
The nominations were finalised on Friday in a meeting of the Awami League parliamentary board held at Ganabhaban, official residence of prime minister Sheikh Hasina, a party statement said.
Brahmanbaria-1 constituency fell vacant on December 16 following the death of former fisheries and livestock minister Muhammad Sayedul Hoque while Gaibandha-1 constituency fell vacant on December 19 when lawmaker Golam Mostafa died in hospital while undergoing treatment following a road accident.
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