Wahid Sadik, husband of famous film actress Shabana, has announced that he wants to contest the Jashore-6 constituency as Awami League candidate.
He made the announcement at a press conference held at his Borenga village of Keshabpur upazila in Jashore on Tuesday.
Shabana, the National Film Award-winning actress, was also present.
During mass contact in the area, Shabana’s husband said he is waiting for the green signal from Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina.
The parliamentary seat fell vacant following the death of Awami League MP and former State Minister for Public Administration Ismat Ara Sadique. She died on January 21 last.