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DC Kohima notifies closure of shops on polling day

Nagaland News

Dimapur, October 31: In view of the polling for bye-election to 14th Southern Angami-l Assembly Constituency scheduled on November 3, Deputy Commissioner & District Election Officer Kohima, Mohammed Ali Shihab A has notified that all the shops/business establishments and Government offices under the 14th Southern Angami-l Assembly Constituency and all shops/ business establishments within Kohima Municipal area shall remain closed on the day of poll (Nov 3) from 4 am to 7 pm.
Further paid holiday shall be granted to all employees from the area of the constituency including the electors outside the constituency to enable them to participate and exercise their universal adult franchise. However, the order shall not apply to electors whose absence may cause danger or substantial loss in respect of the employment in which he/she is engaged, the DC said. (Page News Service)