Nagaland

DC Kohima clarifies on model code of conduct

DC Kohima clarifies on model code of conduct
(Outgoing DC Kohima, Gregory Thejawelie welcoming the new DC Mohammad Ali Shihab at DC’s Chamber| Photo: DIPR)

Kohima, October 12 (NEx): Deputy Commissioner and District Election Officer Kohima, Mohammed Ali Shihab A, IAS in a press release clarified that the Model Code of Conduct in Kohima district, in view of the Bye-Election to the 14 Southern Angami I (ST) Assembly Constituency shall be applicable only within the limits of 14 Southern Angami I (ST) Assembly Constituency, including the three polling stations under Ward No. 5, Kitsubozou (Chotobosti).

The release was issued in continuation of the office press release on September 29, 2020, and in light of the clarification on the applicability of Model Code of Conduct received vide CEO Nagaland letter dated October 10, 2020 and Election Commission of India letter dated October 09, 2020.