Skip to content Skip to navigation

Election awareness programme

While the Assam assembly election is round the corner the Chirang district administration conducted an awareness programme on the instriuction of the election commission for the political parties and candidates during election process.

The programme chaired by DC Rupak Muzumdar and DEO was held at DC conference hall for making aware of the political parties and candidates on the subject related to election Expenditure and Model code of conduct to be taken care off before filling of the nomination papers from the date of nomination to the declaration of the results and after declaration of results.

The DC interacted with representative of political parties on the present political scenario in the district and heard their grievances and feedbacks for taking necessary action. In this regard he asked the political parties to be felt free to call the district administration for any kind of problems regarding security issues, election preparedness, violation of MCC etc.

He assured to extend all possible help to them for smooth, free and fair conduct of the election in the district. Earlier he informed the house about the ongoing updation of electoral rolls, SVEEP activities, arrival of new EVMs, setting up of compliant cell and the present status of all the 245 polling stations of the 31-Sidli(ST) LAC.

Chirang Additional SP Taburam Pegu informed about the adequate security position in the district and the plan prepared for election.

The meeting as attended by all heads of department, representatives for various political parties like Congres, BPF and AIUDF.

Add new comment

Random Stories

Who will pay US$ 80 billion to halve the no. of people without basic sanitation?

22 Mar 2008 - 6:07am | bobbyramakant
How will India and other countries in the world achieve the millennium development goal (MDG) target to reduce by half the proportion of 2.6 billion people who have no access to basic sanitation by...

Exodus stops; NE people back to south

30 Aug 2012 - 6:44pm | editor
People from Assam, who fled from are back to the southern city. BJP leaders claimed that this was due to a goodwill mission undertaken by the party to restore the confidence of the people that they...

Nagaon Police arrested one rhino poacher and recovered one horn at Juria Gadaimari Village in Nagaon on 07-03-15. Pix by UB Photos

Is rhinos poaching a state sponsored crime?

10 Mar 2015 - 8:29pm | Daya Nath Singh
Recent controversy between Assam Governor, Padmanabha Balkrishna Acharya and Chief Minister, Tarun Gogoi over the issue of rhinos killings in state has brought a number of questions in the mind of...

Tribute to Tania

22 Feb 2014 - 12:23pm | AT News
Nido Tania will get justice. This was what the plain pledge of Narendra Modi who addressed a huge rally in Pasighat on Saturday.He said that racial attacked would be stopped at any cost not only in...

Other Contents by Author

The owner and members of the Motor Vehicles in Kokrajhar has warned to take non-cooperation during ensuing Assam assembly election in protest against non-payment of 32 crores of hire charge bills and previous bills of vehicles, which are pending for a long time in the district. Hundreds of  owner and members of the Motor Vehicles under the banner of Kokrajhar district Motor Vehicle Association Co-ordination Committee, staged a three-hours sit-in hunger strike beginning from 11 am to 2 pm at Children Park(near DC office) in Kokrajhar on Thursday demanded early payment of hire charge bills and previous election bills of vehicles.The association has been demanding release of  32...
'The United Peoples Party and Congress alliance would be formed government at Dispur after assembly election', former Raja Sabha MP and UPP president Urkhao Gwra Brahma claimed. Brahma, while campaigning for party candidate contesting from Kokrajhar east LAC Pratibha Brahma at Serfanguri on Thursday said that his party is contesting in the assembly election in alliance with Congress party where party is winning in 7-8 seats. He said that common publics in all LACs in BTAD region want good governance and social uplift, which is why in today’s people mandate UPP, is the alternative party among voters. He has alleged that NPF party, who had been reigned the council since over decades has...
Bodoland Peoples Front(BPF) candidates from Kokrajhar west and Gossaigaon LAC Rabiram Narzary and Majendra Narzary fielded their nominations in the presence party leader and supporters to the Returning Officer of the respective constituencies at Gossaigaon sub-divisional(civil) office in Kokrajhar district today. The Gossaigaon, headquarter of Gossaigaon sub-division of Kokrajhar district broke into a sea of humanity when thousands of people from irrespective of communities took out a procession with Rabiram Narzary and Majendra Narzary when they filed their nomination papers which was started from Gossaigaon town. The candidates were accompanied by senior BPF party leaders Sabharam...
Election fever grew up ahead few days of scheduled Assam assembly election among various parties like regional, national in the state including BPF, UPP, AGP, AIUDF, Congress, BJP. BPF president Hagrama Mohilary, who is also BTC chief campaigned for party candidate Banendra Mushahary from Gauripur LAC at Debitala High School ground in a chartered Helicopter.  Mohilary was accompanied with Rajya Sabha MP Biswajit Daimary, addressed the well attended election rally said that his party has been fielding 16 constituencies all over the BTAD region. He has been claiming of that his party is winning I  large number of contesting seats without any hesitation, because common citizens are...
The Akhil Hindibashi Yuba Chatra Parishad, BTC region committee has decided to extend support to the ruling Bodoland People's Front party in the ensuing assembly election.  The parishad leaders hold meeting with BTC chief Hagrama Mohilary on Tuesday at Bodoland Guest House in Guwahati and submitted a memorandum of seven points of charter of demands which included welfare of the Hindibashi peoples in the region.  Speaking the reporters on Wednesday at Kokrajhar Press Club, Shekhar Yadav, president and Ram Niwas Kumar, secretary of the parishad said that the parishad placed a memorandum to the BTC chief Hagrama Mohilary, who is also BPF president.  'We discussed on various...
The Election Observer for Expenditure for 31-Sidli (ST) LAC Jaginder Singh, IRS on Tuesday arrived at Kajalgaon in Chirang district. He held a meeting with the officer in charges and members of various expenditure monitoring teams in the conference hall of the DC's office at Kajalgaon.  While briefing the importance of maintaining records of election expenditure correctly, Singh advocated for strict compliance to ECI guidelines adding that the ECI was very strict on the expenditure aspect of the election. Chirang Deputy Commissioner and district election officer Rupak Kumar Mazumdar gave a brief outline of the district election plan and urged all the officials present to carry out...
An election awareness meeting involving officials from district administration, sub-divisional and officer in charges and members of various monitoring teams on Systematic Voters’ Education and Electoral Participation(SVEEP) was held today at Circuit House in Kokrajhar. SK Malviya, election awareness observer in Kokrajhar attended the meeting urged the officials to make public awareness in the district to implenment the  ensuing election in free and fair with increase of polling percentage. Briefing the importance of awareness among the voters, Malviya called upon the officers to make necessary steps to create awareness among the masses so that the voters are well aware of all the...
BPF president Hagrama Mohilary,who is also BTC Chief claimed that his party is going to form government at Dispur in alliance with BJP as common voters are favouring to the alliance. Mohilary has been campaigning for party candidates in the region and expressed his hopeful of winning in large number on contsting seats. Mohilary, on Tuesday campaigned with chartered helicopter for party candidates beginning from Sidli constituency for Chandan Brahma at Tukrajhar,Gossaigaon for Majendra Narzary at Saraibil and Kokrajhar west for Rabiram Narzary at Chitila ground. Mohilary,in his addressed said that his party has been forming next government allaince with BJP,no doubt. ‘This time we have...
Former president of Kokrajhar district unit of Bharatiya Janata Party, Binati Bala Basumatary resigned from her party membership on Monday.  Basumatary submitted her resignation letter to the state party president citating personal reason . She was Kokrajhar district BJP president for 2011-2015, who had gained strength of the party through her strong leadership in the district. Basumatary's quit of the party ahead assembly election would draw a set back party strength in the Kokrajhar. Basumatary is likely to join ruling BPF party within couple of days, said a close aid of Binati. 
Three cadres of the NDFB(S) were arrested by security forces in a joint operation belonging to police and army at Hakata village under Barama PS in Baksa district on Sunday. The cadres were identified as Jwangsar Boro @ KK, Mohit Mushahary and Pramod Ramchiary @ Khankari @Raja   of Baksa district. They were actively involved in extortion, arms smuggling and other nefarious and anti national activities and Adivasi carnage in December(2014) and had run away and sheltered themselves in Chennai, till their return. Two pistols along with 4 live rounds, a hand grenade and three mobile phones were recovered from them. Mohit Misahary is a cadre of 39 Batch NDFB and trained in Myanmar.