The Appellate Division of the Supreme Court on Thursday upheld High Court order that stayed suspension of Sylhet City Corporation mayor Ariful Haque Chowdhury.
A three-member bench of the Appellate Division headed by chief justice Surendra Kumar Sinha passed the order.
From now, Ariful Haque has no legal bar to hold mayoral post of Sylhet City Corporation.
Attorney General Mahbubey Alam represented the state in court while Barrister Minul Hossain stood for Ariful.
Source: Daily Sun, Dhaka, Bangladesh