Awami League President and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina. File photo
Awami League President and also the Prime Minister, Sheikh Hasina, said she believes in democracy and she will accept the people's mandate.
Sheikh Hasina came up with the remarks after casting her ballot at capital's Dhaka City College centre this morning.
Bangabandhu’s younger daughter Sheikh Rehana, Sheikh Hasina’s daughter Saima Wazed Putul also cast their votes at the same centre.
"People have the rights to vote. We want everyone to franchise their vote in a peaceful environment," said PM Sheikh Hasina while talking to the journalists after casting her vote.
PM also expressed her optimism that people will vote for the pro-liberation forces.
Earlier this morning, PM Sheikh Hasina reached the polling centre around 7:45am and cast her ballot at the very beginning of the election day.