Dhaka residents hope for development after Sheikh Hasina election win

Reuters Dhaka, Bangladesh Dec 31, 2018, 11.46 AM(IST)

Dhaka residents woke up on Monday to the news of Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina's election victory giving her a third straight term following a vote that the opposition rejected as rigged. Local residents reading the morning newspapers said they were happy with the result and looked forward to the country further developing under Hasina's leadership.