EC fixes polling expenditure

Bangla Tribune Report
Published : 12:27, Nov 09, 2018 | Updated : 12:29, Nov 09, 2018

The Election Commission has fixed the polling expenditure at Tk 2.5 million or Tk 10 per person, which one is lower.

According to the Commission, the number of voters in Jhalokhati-1 is 178,785, which is the lowest in the country, and there the candidates can spend maximum Tk 1,787,850.

On the other hand, the maximum number of voters is in Dhaka-19 (747,301), but the candidates there are allowed to spend not more than Tk 2.5 million.

In the last election, the maximum spending was set at Tk 8 per person or Tk 2.5 million which one is lower.