The Assam State Election Commission, through an order issued today, has deferred the election schedule of Deori Autonomous Council and Thengal Kachari Autonomous Council polls till December 15 next.
According to an official press release here, as per the revised schedule, nominations may be filed from November 23 to 28, 2016 between 11 am to 3 pm. Scrutiny of the nomination papers will be done upto 3 pm of November 29, and on the same day the list of validly nominated candidates will be published. Withdrawal of candidature may be done till 3 pm of December 1. On this day, the list of contesting candidates will be published. The poll to both the Autonomous Councils will be held on December 15 from 8 am to 4 pm. Date of re-poll (if any) is scheduled on December 16, from 8 am to 4 pm. Counting will be held on December 17 from 8 am till the completion of the counting process.
Hueiyen Lanpao Manipur Daily 25/10/2016 : http://hueiyenlanpao.com/