Mizoram 2018

Mizoram Elections 2018: 4,363 service voters issued electronic ballots

Campaigning for the Mizoram assembly elections concluded on November 26, setting the stage for polling on November 28. All preparations have been made and now we are ready to conduct free and fair elections, informed state’s Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) Ashish Kundra.

CEO Kundra said, “A total of 209 candidates are in fray. There are 4,363 service voters in the state who have been issued electronic ballots for the first time. 3,915 specially-abled voters are there in the state. One polling station in each assembly constituency has been declared for women, as per the rules. 13,451 postal ballots have been issued so far.”

Security personnel serving in the Armed Forces of the Union or police personnel serving outside their state to which the provisions of Army Act, 1950 are applicable are categorised under ‘service voters’.

Printable version | Feb 28, 2021 1:17:41 PM | https://www.thehindu.com/elections/mizoram-assembly-elections-2018/mizoram-elections-2018-4363-service-voters-issued-electronic-ballots/article25604225.ece

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