The by-polls to the Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) are scheduled to be held on February 26.
Authorities of Election Commission (EC) will announce the polls schedule on January 9.
Private TV channel NEWS24, a sister concern of the Daily Kalerkantho, has reported the news.
The decision came in a meeting held at the EC headquarters in the capital on Thursday.
DNCC mayor’s office fell vacant after the death of Mayor Annisul Huq on November 30 last year while the Local Government Division declared the post vacant on December 1.