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DC Kohima informs on counting of votes

Nagaland News

Dimapur, November 6: The counting of votes for the 14 Southern Angami I (ST) AC bye-election will be taken up on November 10, at 8 am, in the conference hall of the Deputy Commissioner Kohima.
In this connection, DC & District Election Officer Kohima, Mohammed Ali Shihab A informed all the candidates that under law, counting agents are to be appointed in Form 18, one for each counting table plus one for the Returning Officer table.
He also informed that the 100 meter periphery around the counting centre will be demarcated as “pedestrian zone” and no vehicles shall be allowed. Only the following persons can be allowed inside the counting hall: Counting supervisors and counting assistants, micro-observers; persons authorized by the ECI (possessing authority letter duly issued by ECI) and observers; public servants on duty in connection with the election and candidates, their election agents and counting agents.
No personal effects like cellular phones, camera-still or video (except official recording by appointed person) is allowed inside the counting hall. If any such items are brought, the same should be deposited at the counter that will be opened for the purpose, the DC informed. (Page News Service)