Voting on for lone Rajya Sabha seat in Mizoram

Last Updated: Thursday, June 19, 2014 - 12:01

Aizawl: Polling for the lone Rajya Sabha seat in Mizoram began on the state Assembly premises on Thursday morning.

The fate of the two candidates -- Ronald Sapa Tlau of the ruling Congress and L Ramkinlova of opposition Mizo National Front (MNF) -- would be decided by the 40-member Assembly today.
Polling began at 9 am and would conclude at 4 pm following which the counting will take place at 5 pm.
Congress has 34 legislators in the state Assembly while MNF has five. MNF`s junior partner, Mizoram People`s Conference, has one legislator.


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