ABM Mohiuddin Chowdhury has filed a case on Sunday against the newly elected mayor of Chittagong City Corporation (CCC) Manzur Alam for concealing information.
Ruling Awami League backed Mohiuddin, the defeated candidate of the CCC mayor election, has filed the case with the First Joint District Magistrate Court of Justice Golam Faruque.
Mohiuddin’s lawyer Ifterkhar Saimul Chowdhury told bdnews24.com that the case alleges that Manzur concealed information in his declaration paper, which was attached to the nomination papers submitted to the Election Commission before the election.
Meanwhile, Manzur has been sworn in as the mayor of Chittagong on Sunday by the prime minister Sheikh Hasina.
Opposition BNP backed candidate M Mazur Alam was elected as the new mayor of CCC in the election held on June 17 by defeating the three time mayor Mohiuddin.