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Pre-certification of political party songs in social media

Nagaland News

Dimapur, February 9: The Chief Electoral officer, Nagaland has informed president of all recognized political party & registered unrecognised political party regarding uploading of political party songs in You Tube/social media without pre-certification.
In a release, CEO stated that some political parties were uploading advertisement in the electronic media without obtaining prior certification which is against the Supreme Court order dated April 13, 2004 and standing instructions of Election Commission. He said any kind of advertisement in electronic media requires pre-certification from the committee before publication.
In this regard, chairman pf Pre-certification Committee & Additional Chief Electoral Officer, Ruokuovituo Khezhie has requested those political parties who had uploaded their advertisement (theme songs, campaigns songs etc.) without pre-certification to immediately remove the contents from the platform and submit to the committee for certification.
(Page News Service)