Konthoujam By-Election, Election Commission Announces More Strictures

IMPHAL, Feb 1: The Election Commission has announced that candidates contesting in the Konthoujam A/C by-election should not use more than three vehicles. On the other hand, following establishment of several monitoring teams, the Commission has started screening of the candidates and their electioneering activities. According to an official source, the Election Commission imposed the restriction on...

Son Of Ex-Speaker To Contest By-Election

IMPHAL, Jan. 14: Sapam Ranjan, a doctor, is expected to step into the shoes of his father Sapam Budhichandra, a former Speaker of the Manipur Assembly, who died after a brief illness. The by-election for Konthoujam seat in Imphal West, which was left vacant after Budhichandra’s death, will be held on February 14, at the fag end of the present term of the Assembly. Budhichandra died on September...