Election Preparations in Full Swing in Lower Dibang Valley

Publish Date : 26/03/2019

Roing, March 25: Nominations for the forthcoming assembly elections 2019 for the 42- Dambuk (ST) Assembly Constituency and 43- Roing (ST) Assembly Constituency closed today with nominations filed by Mutchu Mithi (NPP), Etra Linggi (INC) and Laeta Umbrey (BJP) for Roing AC and Gum Tayeng( BJP), Tony Pertin(NPP) and Vijay Pertin(INC) for the Dambuk AC.

The General Observer for Lower Dibang Valley, Pradeep Kumar Chakraborty(IAS) arrived in the district on 24th March and took stock of the preparedness of the district in conducting the ensuing elections 2019.

The district also completed the 1st randomisation of EVMs for allocation assembly constituency wise and segment wise at the DEO Level, in the presence of political parties on 24th March 2019.

A meeting for the officers and officials of the Tax & Excise and Narcotics department was conducted on 24th March 2019 by Commissioner (Tax and Excise) Anirudh Singh in the presence of DEO Mitali Namchoom.

The Commissioner briefed the officials about the rules and regulations to be followed while the MCC is in force and advised all to focus on the work assigned to them during the election period. He also stressed on the need for the creation of public awareness during the disposal/ destruction process of liquor seized during the election period.