Voting in Singair municipality of Manikganj, which was stayed by the High Court following allegation of irregularities, was held peacefully on Thursday amid tight security. The balloting began at 8:00am and continued till 4:00pm without any break.
The Election Commission took all necessary preparations for holding the election peacefully.
Six candidates are vying for the mayoral post, 33 for the general councillor posts while 7 are in the race for women councillor reserved seats in the election.
Returning officer Munir Hossain said voting was held smoothly in 10 polling centres of the municipality, according to a news agency.