(BNP Communication) — The BNP has nominated Advocate Sakhawat Hossain Khan as its mayoral candidate to contest the Narayanganj City Corporation (NCC) polls, scheduled for December 22.

BNP senior joint secretary general Ruhul Kabir Rizvi made the announcement at a press briefing at BNP’s Nayapaltan central office Tuesday.

The declaration came after a meeting of Narayanganj grassroots leaders with party chief Begum Khaleda Zia in the chair at her Gulshan office Monday night.