Kohima, October 03 (NEx): A joint meeting with all the political parties and civil society organisations for the upcoming bye- Election 60 Pungro – Kiphire constituency was held at DC’s Conference Hall Kiphire on October 03, 2020.
AEO, Kiphire Olivi Thurr briefed about the election guidelines where she stated that the Returning Officer will be ADC, Kiphire Nyempo wallim and requested the political parties to take the nomination form from her office. She also stated that during the nomination time, only two persons and two vehicles will be permitted for each candidate and for holding rally / campaign, for which they have to seek permission first from the DC’s office. She also mentioned that PWD persons, 80 years & above and those persons staying in quarantine can cast their vote through postal ballot.
ADC Kiphire Nyempo wallim urged all the political leaders to elect the right leaders who can bring changes and can benefit the Kiphire District. She also appealed the USLP and ward chairman to ensure that everyone exercise their vote whether he/ she is from weaker sections to maintain democratic means and practices. She further encouraged everyone to have a free and fair election and urged all the political parties to cooperate with the District Administration and various organisation and to abide by the guidelines till the election process is over.