Sylhet City Corporation

Sylhet City Corporation (SCC) is a self-governing organisation which governs the municipal areas of Sylhet. This civic body of Sylhet was formed according to the Sylhet City Corporation Act, 2001.[1]

Sylhet City Corporation
সিলেট সিটি কর্পোরেশন
Sylhet City Map.png
City Map
FormationJuly 31, 2001 (2001-07-31)
TypeMunicipal
HeadquartersSylhet Nagar Bhaban
Official language
Bengali
Ariful Haque Choudhury
Websitewww.scc.gov.bd

SCC government is elected by popular vote every 5 years.

ServicesEdit

The Sylhet City Corporation is responsible for administering and providing basic infrastructure to the city.

Mayor of SylhetEdit

# Mayor Term start Term end   Party
1 Badar Uddin Ahmed Kamran 2003 2013 Bangladesh Awami League
2 Ariful Haque Choudhury 2013 "Incumbent" Bangladesh Nationalist Party

ElectionsEdit

Election Result 2018
Sylhet City Corporation Election 2018
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
BNP Ariful Haque Choudhury 92,588 54.15[2]
Awami League Badar Uddin Ahmed Kamran 86,392 47.32
BNP hold
Election Result 2013
Sylhet City Corporation Election 2013
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
BNP Ariful Haque Choudhury 107,330
Awami League Badar Uddin Ahmed Kamran 72,173
BNP gain from Awami League

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Sylhet City Corporation Act, 2001, bdlaws.minlaw.gov.bd।
  2. ^ "সিলেটের মেয়র হলেন আরিফুল হক". Prothom Alo (in Bengali). Retrieved 2021-09-22.