The leaders of the BNP-led 20-party alliance are scheduled to hold a meeting to discuss upcoming general elections and other ongoing political issues.
Leaders of the 20-party alliance will also sit with the leaders of Jatiya Oikyafront, a newly formed opposition political alliance, to discuss the same issue later in the night.
Earlier on Thursday, Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) KM Nurul Huda has announced the national election schedule for the country’s 11th parliamentary election.
According to the polls schedule, the national election will be held on December 23 this year.
While addressing the nation CEC said: “Aspirants will have to submit their nomination papers by November 19 while the nomination papers will be scrutinized on November 22.”
“The deadline to withdraw the nomination forms is November 29,” he said in the 15-minute speech on the day evening.