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Habibun Nahar sworn in as MP

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Thursday 14 June, 2018 08:19:16 pm

Habibun Nahar sworn in as MP

Newly elected MP from Bagerhat-3 constituency Habibun Nahar being sworn in by Speaker Dr Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury. Photo: PMO

Dhaka, June 14 (UNB) – Newly elected MP from Bagerhat-3 constituency Habibun Nahar was sworn in on Thursday.

Speaker Dr Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury administered the oath to the Awami League MP at a simple ceremony at her office, said a Parliament Secretariat press release.

Chief Whip ASM Feroz was present at the oath-taking ceremony, which was conducted by Senior Secretary of Parliament Secretariat Dr Md Abdur Rob Howlader.

Habibun Nahar, wife of Khulna City Corporation Mayor Talukder Abdul Khalek, was declared elected uncontested on June 4 in the by-election to Bagerhat-3 constituency which fell vacant following the resignation of her husband.

On April 10 last, Talukder Abdul Khalek resigned as an MP for running for the mayoral race in the Khulna City Corporation.