Election related reports from districts


Dimapur, May 19: Training for polling official is under way at Mokokchung for the ensuing Nagaland Parliamentary by-election 2018.
In the district a total of 1920 polling officials will be covering 226 polling stations where a total number of 1,36,883 numbers of registered voters will exercise their franchise.
Peren: DC and DEO Smita Sarangi has informed that payment for hiring of vehicles used during last Assembly Election 2018 for Peren District is to be released from May 19 to 22 from 10:30 am to 3 pm at Cashier room DC office (New DC Complex). All concerned have been informed to come with requisition order and other necessary documents to collect payment.
Tuensang: 1st Randomization of EVM & VVPATs was conducted on May 18 in the DC’s conference hall Tuensang in connection with the Lok Sabha by-election.
Meanwhile a medical board has been constituted headed by Chief Medical Officer Tuensang. The committee had a seating for the exemption from the election duty on the health ground.
Kiphire: In view of the bye-election, DC & Assistant Returning Officer Kiphire has informed that mobile number 9383391627 shall be accessed for control room.
Wokha: EAC Wokha, Imliakum Sanglir has informed that vehicle hiring/halting payment for requisitioned vehicles for thelast assembly election will commence from May 19 to 21 in the Office of the Deputy Commissioner Wokha during office hour.
All concerned have been directed to bring the requisition form in original and collect the payment on the stipulated dates without fail.
Phek: DC & DEO, Phek, Shanavas C, IAS has informed all arms licence holders under Phek District to deposit their arms license with arms at the nearest Police Stations as per the address given in the licence on or before May 22.
Failure to deposit the licence with arms within the stipulated time will result in cancellation of license(s) as per appropriate section of law.
Pughoboto: EAC & EVM Nodal Officer Pughoboto, Nuhuta Tunyi has informed all the recognised political parties that second randomisation and candidate setting of EVMs (CU&BU) and VVPATs to be used during the Lok Sabha by-election under Pughoboto Assembly segment will be conducted on May 21&22. The process will be carried out by EVM engineers under the overall supervision of the DEO, Pughoboto.
All recognised political parties have been informed to send representatives to be present for randomisation process on both days. The process will start from 10 am on May 21.
(Page News Service)