Unofficial announcement confirms return of Mohammad Alamgir Kabir to Baghaichari municipal mayoral election yesterday. A person from Baghaichari, Rangamati Hill District claims to the CHT Voice that Mr. Alamgir has Jamat background with his whole family. He anticipates, the Jummas of Baghaichari might be in troubles with the rise of a man having close link with Sama Odhikar Andolon, the organisation of Bengali Moslem settlers. Md. Alamgir, however, tells the Prothom Alo that his return has given him opportunity to work with all sects.
Mohammad Alamgir Kabir, central president of Bangali Chatra Parishad (Bengali Stusents Council) won 2,439 votes and his closest runner, Mr. Jamir Hossain, having Awami League support won 2,402. Ms. Chanchala Chakma, Mr. Kanti Chakma and Mr. Prabhat Kumar Chakma returned as Commissioners. PCJSS supported Ms. Chanchala and Mr. Prabhat.