DHAKA, Bangladesh | Ruling Bangladeshi alliance declared winner of disputed vote

DHAKA, Bangladesh | Ruling Bangladeshi alliance declared winner of disputed vote

DHAKA, Bangladesh— Bangladesh’s ruling alliance overwhelmingly won Sunday’s election, official results confirmed early Monday, allowing Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina to govern for a third straight term despite allegations of intimidation and the opposition disputing the outcome.

The Awami League-led alliance won 288 out of 300 seats, Election Commission Secretary Helal Uddin Ahmed said in finishing the delivery of results.

The Jatiya Party led by former president H.M.Ershad won 20 seats, the opposition alliance led by prominent lawyer Kamal Hossain had only seven and others got three.

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