Thursday, May 30 2024 | Time 18:26 Hrs(IST)
image
States » East


305 nominations files for Tripura election

305 nominations files for Tripura election

Agartala, Jan 30 (UNI) As many as 305 candidates of various political parties have submitted their nominations for the ensuing assembly election.
A total of 228 candidates submitted their nomination papers across the state on Monday.
Speaking in a press conference, Chief Electoral Officer of Tripura (CEO) Kiran Gitte said ECI has made all arrangements for free and fair polls.
In the last 2018 assembly election, the number of candidates was 297 who were in the fray.
“There were no report of violence, threats or any kind of law and order issue reported during the submission of nomination papers by candidates. I spoke with DMs, SPs in this regard and no such incidents were reported”, said the CEO.
He further informed that soon after the completion of nomination submission, Election Commission would provide security to all the candidates for free movement.
Meanwhile, he informed that 25 general observers have already arrived on Sunday along with eight police observers and they have deployed in their respective jurisdictions.
UNI BB ARN

More News

Mizoram's oppn parties demand voting rights for deployed Mizoram police

30 May 2024 | 6:12 PM

Aizawl, May 30 (UNI) Barely six days before counting votes for the general election to the Parliament, all the opposition parties in Mizoram sent representation on Thursday to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chief Election Commissioner Rajeev Kumar to facilitate the exercise of franchise for the 1,047 state armed police force deployed on election duty outside the state.

see more..

Curtain comes down on high voltage campaign in Odisha

30 May 2024 | 6:05 PM

Bhubaneswar, May 30 (UNI) The high voltage campaign for the final phase of general election to six Lok Sabha and 42 Assembly seats, in Odisha ended on Thursday with ruling BJD, and Opposition BJP, exuding confidence to come to power in the state.

see more..
Naveen orders high-level probe into Puri cracker explosion, announces Rs 4 lakh ex gratia

Naveen orders high-level probe into Puri cracker explosion, announces Rs 4 lakh ex gratia

30 May 2024 | 4:07 PM

Bhubaneswar, May 30 (UNI) Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Thursday ordered a high-level administrative probe into the Wednesday’s firecracker explosion at Chandan Yatra festival in Puri, killing three people and injuring 30 others.

see more..

Naveen orders high-level probe into Puri cracker explosion announces Rs 4 lakh ex gratia

30 May 2024 | 4:00 PM

Bhubaneswar, May 30 (UNI) Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Thursday ordered a high-level administrative probe into Wednesday’s firecracker explosion at Chandan Yatra festival in Puri,killing three people and injuring 30 others.

see more..
Three die, thousands rescued as flood wreaks havoc in Manipur

Three die, thousands rescued as flood wreaks havoc in Manipur

30 May 2024 | 3:30 PM

Imphal, May 30 (UNI) Three persons including a woman have died and thousands were evacuated to safe places since Cyclone Remal hit Manipur Monday.

see more..
image