gave 50 votes myself. We've passed. We have passed surely.”
a butcher who boasted having stamped around 50 fake votes
for the ruling alliance candidate Mosaddek Ali Falu at the
Ispahani Girls High School and College polling centre. Falu
was later declared elected with 78, 727 votes.
is the name of my neighbour's maid. Give me another slip.”
a garment worker who was taken to Rajabajar Rotary Girls College
voting centre by BNP workers to vote for its candidate. Later
a different slip was given, and Fatema voted in the name of
another voter named Maysha.
are very weighty words.”
acting chief election commissioner
being asked whether the election was free, fair and impartial.
Rahman later termed the election "not totally satisfactory."
this morning a fellow rickshaw-puller woke me up and compelled
me to board a bus to come to this centre. I had no idea about
what my assignment was.”
A rickshaw-puller who impersonated a West Hajipara resident
Kamal Hossain and cast his vote for the BNP candidate. Kashem
stays in Gendaria, which is not in the Dhaka-10 constituency.
stand for 8-10 hours a day. Why is standing limited to 4 hours?”
US defence secretary
in a hand-written memo in which he approved interrogation
techniques for detainees in Guantanamo bay which included
standing for up to four hours. The US defence secretary works
at a stand-up desk.
you hit the bad one.”
when a lollypop thrown by an audience member hit his partially
blind left eye during a concert in the Norwegian capital Oslo.
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