A poster boy of Congress in Mizoram, four-time Chief Minister Lal Thanhawla is a stalwart in the state politics and has been in and out of power for the past three decades.
Balloting to elect a new government in the northeastern border state of Mizoram ended peacefully on Monday, with over 81 percent of voters exercising their franchise till 4 pm.
Mizo National Front (MNF) chief Zoramthanga would contest from Tuipui for assembly election, announced opposition Mizoram Democratic Alliance (MDA) while releasing name of candidates put by MDA.
The opposition Mizo National Front, Mizoram People`s Conference and Maraland Democratic Front, which have a pre-poll alliance for this month`s Mizoram Assembly elections, on Friday announced joint candidates to contest the polls.
Election department in Tripura has geared up its machinery in view of Mizoram Assembly polls so that the internally displaced Brus sheltered in Tripura camps could participate.
A special drive to include eligible voters in the Bru relief camps in North Tripura district began from Friday, election officials said.
Day in Pics: 29th August
August 29, 2014
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