Chairmen of 59 district council take oath
Wednesday, 11 Jan 2017 12:21 pm

 The newly elected chairmen of 59 district councils have taken oath today.

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina administered the oath at a function at Prime Minister's Office (PMO) in Dhaka on Wednesday morning.

The District Council Polls were held on December 28 in 59 out of 64 districts as polls in Bandarban, Rangamati and Khagrachhari held under a separate law. Chairman elections in two other districts were postponed following a High Court order.