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Vol. 4 Num 205 Tue. December 23, 2003  
   
Business


Election to master stevedores assoc postponed


The election to the executive council of Bangladesh Master Stevedores Association (BMSA), scheduled for today, has been postponed.

FBCCI Arbitration Tribunal postponed the election till hearing of one MA Bakar's case on December 27, which was filed by him challenging the cancellation of his candidature, sources said.

MA Bakar filed the case with the arbitration tribunal as BMSA Election Appeal Board cancelled his candidature for membership, which was earlier, declared legal by the election commission.

Signatories to the interim order that postponed the election include Tribunal Chairman and FBCCI President Abdul Awal Mintoo and members Abul Kasem Ahmed, SM Shafiuzzaman and Shafi Ullah Chowdhury.