Kohima, November 06 (NEx): The counting of votes for the 14 Southern Angami I (ST) Assembly Constituency will be taken on November 10, 2020 at 8:00 AM in the Conference Hall of the Deputy Commissioner Kohima.
The Deputy Commissioner and District Election Officer Kohima Mohammed Ali Shihab A has informed all the Candidates that under law, counting agents are to be appointed in Form 18, one for each counting table plus one for the Returning Officer Table, a DIPR report said.
The DEO Kohima also mentioned that the 100 meter periphery around the counting centre will be demarcated as “pedestrian zone” and no vehicles shall be allowed. Only the following persons can be allowed inside the counting hall:
i. Counting Supervisors and Counting Assistants, Micro-observers;
ii. Persons authorised by the ECI (possessing Authority Letter duly issued by ECI) and Observers;
iii. Public servants on duty in connection with the election and
iv. Candidates, their election agents and counting agents.
No personal effects like cellular phones, camera-still or video (except official recording by appointed person) is allowed inside the counting hall. If any such items are brought, the same should be deposited at the counter that will be opened for the purpose, the DEO notified.