Assembly polls 2013: Election commissioner to visit Mizoram early November

Last Updated: Friday, October 25, 2013 - 19:47

Zee Media Bureau

Aizawl: Ahead of the upcoming Assembly poll here which is scheduled on November 25, Chief Election Commissioner VS Sampath, two election commissioners and other top officials of the Election Commission are likely to visit Mizoram in the first week of November, state Chief Electoral Officer Ashwani Kumar said on Friday.

Officials said that, security arrangements and other poll-related issues would be discussed with the group of officials who will be visiting the poll bound state.

The full Election Commission is scheduled to visit the state on November 5 and 6 to oversee the preparedness of the state election machinery, reports said.

Meanwhile, a written confirmation to the above is yet to be received by the state Electoral Office, Kumar said.

EC officials are yet to visit the state after the announcement of the elections.



First Published: Friday, October 25, 2013 - 19:47

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