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Manipur Elections | 215 candidates file nomination for first phase

Chief Electoral Officer (CEO), Manipur, Vivek Kumar Dewangan In A Press Release On Wednesday Said 83 Candidates Had Filed Their Papers On Tuesday As Nominations For The First Phase Ended.

PTI | Updated on: 15 Feb 2017, 12:21:25 PM
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Imphal:

Alltogether 215 candidates have filed nomination papers from 38 constituencies which will go on polls for 60 seats on March 4 in the first phase of the polling.

Chief Electoral Officer (CEO), Manipur, Vivek Kumar Dewangan in a press release on Wednesday said 83 candidates had filed their papers on Tuesday as nominations for the first phase ended.

Scrutiny of papers for the first phase of elections will be held on February 16 and the last date of withdrawal  is on February 18, the release added.

It also said that 24 candidates have filed nomination papers so far for the second phase of elections for Manipur on March 8 to elect 22 MLAs. 

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First Published : 15 Feb 2017, 12:06:00 PM

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