IMPHAL: Complaints of rigging at Kangshung A, Kangshung B and another polling station in a school in Chandel district, where repolls were held on Sunday, are being examined by the Election Commission.

Imphal-based journalists who visited the polling stations saw that only agents of one particular independent candidate were inside the booths.

Supporters of the candidate did not allow other agents to enter. Besides only those who would vote for the candidate were allowed to cast their votes.

Gunned down

Pureilomba Khan, the "chief project officer" of the proscribed Muslim outfit, the People's United Liberation Front (PULP), was gunned down in a hotel at Dimapur, Nagaland, on Monday, the police said.