DHAKA: BNP has nominated its Assistant Secretary for International Affairs Barrister Rumeen Farhana to vie for reserved seat of the 11th National Parliament.
Sources said Rumeen submitted her nomination to the Election Commission (EC) around 12pm Monday (May 20).
EC Joint Secretary and Returning Officer (RO) Md Abul Kashem received the nomination paper.
"The nominee will submit the nomination form by 2pm", BNP chairpersons' press wing member Shairul Kabir Khan told Banglanews not mentioning the name though.
Sources said that Rumeen was nominated upon direction from BNP Acting Chairman Tarique Rahman.
Being a lawyer, Rumeen Farhana is also a TV talk show personality.
BDST: 1402 HRS, MAY 20, 2019