Agargaon slum fire disrupt Election Commission’s online services
Chittagong, 26 February 2015, Nirapad News: Online services of Election Commission faced setback on its first day due to a fire in Agargaon slum.
The services include voter registration, information correction, photo and signature change and application for lost or damaged national ID cards.
Chief Election Commission Kazi Rakibuddin Ahmad launched the services on Wednesday but the commission could not offer them to anyone as its server remained shut.
EC officials said a databank was maintained in the national ID server at Islami Foundation building at Dhaka’s Agargaon. The power connection to the building was snapped due to the fire at the slum.