High Turnout Of 90.89 PC Marks Konthoujam By-Poll

Voters queue up to exercise their voting rights during the by poll. Image Credit: Sangai Photo. IMPHAL, Feb 14: Voting for Konthoujam by-election held today was by and large peaceful and it was marked by a high percentage of voter turnout. According to the office of the Chief Electoral Officer, the total number of voters in the Constituency is 24,601 while the total votes polled was 22360, bringing...

High Pitched By-Poll Campaigning Marks Last Day

Last ditch campaigning underway in Konthoujam AC area. Image Credit: Sangai Photo. IMPHAL, Feb 12: Campaigning for the Konthoujam by-election was elevated to a higher pitch today as political parties, candidates and their supporters made last- ditch efforts to woo voters before the campaign period came to end at 4 pm today. On the other hand, all the 28 polling stations have been classified as sensitive...

By-Poll Campaigns Reach A Crescendo

IMPHAL, Feb 6: Election campaigns for the upcoming by-election of Konthoujam Assembly Constituency has been gaining momentum as only eight days are left for the voters to elect their representative. Along with hoisting of flags of the contesting candidates, public meetings were held at different locations of the Assembly segment today. Attending the flag hoisting ceremony of Trinamool Congress nominee...

JD (U), CPM To Support Independent Candidate

IMPHAL, Feb 4: Janata Dal (United) Manipur State unit and Communist Party of India (Marxist) Manipur State unit have announced their decision to support independent candidate Kh Ranjit in the forthcoming by-election to Konthoujam assembly constituency. Meanwhile, Kh Ranjit has claimed that he would win the by-election by securing 500 to 1000 more votes than both his rival Congress and Trinamool Congress...

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...

Trinamool Congress Eyes Victory In By-Election

IMPHAL, Jan 30: Maintaining that the ensuing by- election to Konthoujam Assembly Constituency is a contest between the public and the Congress led ruling SPF Government, president of Manipur Pradesh Trinamool Congress Kim Gangte has stated that party candidate Konthoujam Sarat would definitely emerge triumphant. Talking to mediapersons, Kim Gangte categorically asserted that Konthoujam Sarat is going...