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Counting of votes for Sikkim and Arunachal Pradesh assembly elections begins

The counting for 32 Assembly seats in Sikkim and 57 out of 60 Assembly seats in Arunachal Pradesh started at 8 AM on Thursday. It is expected that final results will be declared by evening. 

May 23, 2019, 08:13 AM IST

Assembly election results 2019 live updates: BJP wins 31 seats in Arunachal, set to form government

The counting for 32 Assembly seats in Sikkim and 57 out of 60 Assembly seats in Arunachal Pradesh is underway and trends, depicting the likely winners and trailing candidates, have started coming in. 

May 23, 2019, 07:51 AM IST

Watch live streaming of Assembly election results 2019 of Arunachal Pradesh, Sikkim on mobile, desktop on Zee News

The result for 32 Assembly seats in Sikkim and 57 out of 60 Assembly seats in Arunachal Pradesh will be declared today. The counting is scheduled to begin at 8 AM and as per the Supreme Court's order, the Election Commission will tally the voter-verified paper audit trail (VVPAT) slips with five EVMs per assembly segment.

May 23, 2019, 07:17 AM IST

Assembly election 2019: Sikkim, Arunachal Pradesh await results; counting today

In Sikkim, the prominent candidates are Sikkim Democratic Front (SDF) president and chief minister Pawan Kumar Chamling, who is seeking a record eighth successive term as an MLA. Hamro Sikkim Party (HSP) working president and former footballer Bhaichung Bhutia has entered into the fray from two assembly seats as well.

May 23, 2019, 06:24 AM IST

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May 22, 2019, 21:44 PM IST

Lok Sabha election results 2019: Who will win in North Eastern states, counting of votes on May 23

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May 22, 2019, 21:09 PM IST

Watch Sikkim, Arunachal Pradesh assembly election results 2019 live streaming on Zee News

Watch live streaming of Sikkim, Arunachal Pradesh assembly election results 2019 on Zee News.

May 22, 2019, 20:56 PM IST

Assembly election results 2019 live updates: BJP wins 33 seats, leads on two seats in Arunachal Pradesh

The prominent candidates in Sikkim were Sikkim Democratic Front (SDF) president and chief minister Pawan Kumar Chamling.

May 22, 2019, 20:46 PM IST

Arunachal Pradesh BJP unit breaks relation with PPA

The NEDA was formed on May 24, 2016 by BJP along with regional political parties like Naga People's Front, Sikkim Democratic Front, People's Party of Arunachal, Asom Gana Parishad and Bodoland People's Front in Northeast India.

Aug 11, 2017, 17:07 PM IST

BJP forms govt in Arunachal as 33 MLAs led by CM Khandu pledge their allegiance after quitting PPA

Khandu paraded the MLAs before Assembly Speaker Tenzing Norbu Thongdok who accepted their joining, PTI reported.

Dec 31, 2016, 17:21 PM IST

33 MLAs quit ruling PPA ​in Arunachal, BJP says it's now our government

The defected PPA legislators have chosen Takam Pario as their new legislature party leader, clearing the deck for his taking over as the next chief minister.

Dec 31, 2016, 15:10 PM IST

BJP to support "only" Pema Khandu in Arunachal Pradesh

The BJP in Arunachal Pradesh on Friday made it clear that it will "only" support Pema Khandu government in the state and "will never" support any other chief minister.

Dec 30, 2016, 15:06 PM IST

Takam Pario, state's richest MLA, likely to be next Arunachal Pradesh CM after Pema Khandu's suspension

Takam Pario is the richest MLA in Arunachal Pradesh with declared assets of Rs 187 crore.

Dec 30, 2016, 13:15 PM IST

BJP keeps options open on aligning with PPA in Arunachal

Keeping BJP's option open to be a part of the PPA government in Arunachal Pradesh, North East Democratic Alliance (NEDA) convenor Himanta Biswa Sarma on Sunday said the party will decide its future course of action during the national executive meeting.

Sep 18, 2016, 15:37 PM IST

PPA terms NITI as 'revolutionary step'

The People's Party of Arunachal (PPA) has welcomed the constitution of NITI to replace the Planning Commission, terming it as a revolutionary step initiated by the BJP-led NDA government at the Centre.

Jan 07, 2015, 14:49 PM IST

PPA demands all-party meeting for evolving consensus

The Peoples Party of Arunachal (PPA) has asked for an all-party meeting with an open debate involving all stake holders to evolve a consensus on the urgent necessity of bringing Arunachal under Article 371 (A) and not under Article 371 (H).

Aug 09, 2014, 16:39 PM IST

Only eight women get tickets for Arunachal Assembly poll

Despite promises made by various political parties to provide 33 per cent reservation to women candidates in the Arunachal Pradesh Assembly elections scheduled for April 9, only eight women are in the fray for the 60-member house.

Mar 24, 2014, 13:57 PM IST

PPA declares first list of candidates for Arunachal Pradesh

The People`s Party of Arunachal (PPA) has declared its first list of candidates for the April nine assembly elections in the state.

Mar 13, 2014, 16:09 PM IST

CBI inquiry sought in shifting of airport in Arunachal

People`s Party of Arunachal Pradesh (PPA) has demanded a CBI inquiry into the state government`s proposal to shift the Greenfield airport site from Banderdewa to Halonji.

Mar 09, 2014, 15:31 PM IST

PPA demands simultaneous Lok Sabha, state assembly polls

The Peoples` Party of Arunachal (PPA), the lone regional political party of the state Tuesday advocated for conducting simultaneous polls to the parliament and the state legislative assembly.

Jan 08, 2014, 14:27 PM IST