for the Jatiya Sangsad
|District||Cox's Bazar District|
|Member(s)||Shaimum Sarwar Kamal|
The constituency was created in 1984 from the Chittagong-17 constituency when the former Chittagong District was split into two districts: Chittagong and Cox's Bazar. The boundaries remained the same.
Members of ParliamentEdit
Elections in the 2010sEdit
Elections in the 2000sEdit
|BNP||Lutfur Rahman Kajal||126,478||45.6||-46.3|
|Awami League||Shaimum Sarwar Kamal||86,536||31.2||+24.5|
|Gano Forum||Saiful Islam Chowdhury||578||0.2||N/A|
|FP||Syed Ullaya Azad||247||0.1||N/A|
|Bangladesh Kalyan Party||RAM Ismail Faruk||185||0.1||N/A|
The BNP candidate died days before the 1 October 2001 general election. Voting in the constituency was postponed until 1 November. Mohammad Sahiduzzaman, the deceased's younger brother, ran in his place.
|Awami League||Mostaq Ahmad Chowdhury||8,312||6.7||-19.3|
|Independent||Lutfur Rahman Kajal||746||0.6||N/A|
|BKSMA (Sadeq)||Krishak Md. Sadeq||539||0.4||N/A|
|Bangladesh Manobatabadi Dal (Bamad)||Md. Omar Faruk||237||0.2||N/A|
|Independent||Ameer Mohammad Bachchu||190||0.2||N/A|
Elections in the 1990sEdit
|Awami League||Mostaq Ahmad Chowdhury||41,405||26.0||-4.2|
|Independent||Didarul Alam Chowdhury||393||0.2||N/A|
|BNP gain from Awami League|
|Awami League||Mostaq Ahmad Chowdhury||32,106||30.2|
|JP(E)||Khorshed Ara Haque||776||0.7|
|Independent||Munirul Alam Chowdhury||159||0.1|
|Awami League gain from JP(E)|
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Election to the Cox's Bazar-3 constituency, suspended due to the death of a candidate two days before the October 1 general election, has been rescheduled for November 1.
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