As the 10th assembly of parliament first sat on 29 january 2014 the next elections for the bangladesh parliament are to be held no later than 28 january 2019 previous parliamentary elections edit since 1971, ten parliamentary elections have been held in bangladesh.
(new york) – bangladesh’s government and members of rival political parties all bear responsibility for the violence which scarred national elections on january 5, 2014, human rights watch.
Bangladesh has little to celebrate after the most violent election day in its history wed 15 jan 2014 0430 est first published on this was the most violent election day in bangladesh's. The previous general elections, which took place in 2014, were boycotted by the main opposition party, the bangladesh nationalist party led by three-time former prime minister khaleda zia. Problem of national election 2014 bangladesh could face a protracted political crisis in the lead-up to the 2013 elections unless prime minister sheikhhasina’s government changes course and take a more conciliatory approach towards the political opposition and the military.
Barring exceptional circumstances, the constitution of bangladesh requires that the elections take place within the 90-day period before the expiration of the term of the jatiya sangsad   the current sangshad first sat on 29 january 2014,   so in accordance with article 123(2)(a) of the constitution, the next election is expected be held on a date between 31 october 2018 and 31 december 2018. Elections in bangladesh gives information on election and election results in bangladesh bangladesh elects on national level a legislature with one house or chamber the unicameral jatiyo sangshad, 2014 parliamentary election next parliamentary election as the 10th assembly.
General elections were held in bangladesh on 5 january 2014, in accordance with the constitutional requirement that the election must take place within the 90-day period before the expiration of the term of the jatiyo sangshad on 24 january 2014 the elections were controversial, with almost all major opposition parties boycotting and 154 of the total 300 seats being uncontested.
The 64-page report, “democracy in the crossfire: opposition violence and government abuses in the 2014 pre-and post-election period in bangladesh,” details violent protests by opposition activists who called for an election boycott.