Dimapur, March 29: Election Commission of India has appointed D D Goel, ex-IRS as Special Expenditure Observer in Nagaland for the upcoming elections. The Commission stated that the Special Expenditure Observer will be required to watch the conduct of elections in the state with a special emphasis on controlling and curbing the abuse of money power, in consultation with the CEO and other officers of the state and such other Election Authorities as deemed appropriate.
CEO, Abhijit Sinha, IAS further informed that D D Goel will be arriving in Nagaland on April 1 and on the same day he will be holding a meeting with the nodal officers of the state associated with election expenditure monitoring.
Earlier during the day CEO, Abhijit Sinha visited DDK Kohima and gave a talk on election preparedness.
(Page News Service)