Citizen journalists discuss Dhaka polls, expectations of voters
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Dhaka, Feb. 12 -- They gathered for a discussion at the news publisher's offices on Tuesday marking the ninth anniversary of blog.bdnews24.com, the first Bangladeshi platform of citizen journalists.
Nine citizen journalists took part in the discussion - 'What Kind of City We Want' - conducted by Ireen Sultana, who moderates the blog as well.
They discussed e-voting, among other issues, as the elections in Dhaka were held exclusively on electronic voting machines or EVMs.
The senior citizens faced problems with fingerprint matching despite the voters being enthusiastic about the EVMs, Borhan Biswas pointed out.
Shadnan Mahmud Nirjhor pointed out some other limitations of EVMs, one being that there is no way to recheck a vote once it is...
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