Campaigning ends for Arunachal by-poll

19 Dec 2017

Campaigning for the by-poll in two Assembly constituencies in Arunachal Pradesh - Pakee-Kessang and Likabali came to an end at 5 pm today. Polling in the two constituencies in East Kameng and West Siang district respectively would be held on December 21. Joint Chief Electoral Officer D J Bhattacharjee informed that the Voter-Verified Paper Audit Trail (VVPAT) system would be used for the by-poll for the first time in the state along with the EVMs. He said all preparations for successful polling were complete and polling parties would move to their respective polling stations from today. (PTI)