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Manipur assembly elections to be held in two phase from March 4

In A Press Conference, Chief Election Commissioner Nasim Zaidi Told Reporters That The Polling For The First Phase In The Northeastern State Will Be Held On March 4 While The Second Phase Polling Will Be Conducted On March 8.

News Nation Bureau | Edited By : Kanishk Sharma | Updated on: 13 Jan 2017, 05:15:14 PM
Manipur assembly election map.

New Delhi:

The Election Commission will conduct assembly polls in Manipur in two phases from March 4.

In a press conference, Chief Election Commissioner Nasim Zaidi told reporters that the polling for the first phase in the northeastern state will be held on March 4 while the second phase polling will be conducted on March 8.

The vote counting for the Manipur polls will be held on March 11.

Here is the poll schedule:

Manipur (60): Two phase elections

Phase - 1 (38)

Date of Notification: Feb 8

Last date of nomination: Feb 15

Last date of scrutiny: Feb 16

Last date of withdrawal of candidates: Feb 18

Election Date: March 4

Manipur profile

Ruling Party- Indian National Congress

Chief minister- Okram Ibobi Singh

Total seats- 60

Term ends on- 18 March, 2017

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First Published : 04 Jan 2017, 02:24:00 PM

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