Bangladesh Elections 2007

Will they happen? And if so, will they be fair?

WB Official: Cost of Elections In Bangladesh Highest In The World

Posted by Nirbachon on June 15, 2006

Siddique Islam – All Headline News Foreign Correspondent

Dhaka, Bangladesh (AHN) – The World Bank (WB) country director Christine I Wallich has said election financing is a major source of corruption in Bangladesh and the cost of getting elected here is the highest in the world.

“The high cost of elections breeds public corruption,” Wallich told BDNEWS, a local news agency, in an exclusive interview in Dhaka.

All Headline News  article 


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