Namchi, 9th March (IPR): The scrutiny of nomination papers of candidates who had filed their nomination papers for the Municipal Elections to Namchi Municipal Council and Naya-Bazar Jorethang Nagar Panchayat was carried out in the office of Municipal Returning Officer (MRO, South) Mr. M. Bharani Kumar in the presence of Election Observer Mr. C. K Chettri, today.
Mrs. Mamta Kalikotey, who had filed her nominations from 04- Lower Ghurpisey Ward under Namchi Municipal Council stands uncontested. Similarly, Mr. Janga Bahadur Rai, who had filed his nomination from 07 Purano Namchi Ward stands uncontested as well.
The last date of withdrawal of candidatures is on 11th March 2021 at 3 p.m. following which symbols shall be allotted to the contesting candidates.
In, South District two Urban Local Bodies are going for Municipal Election i.e. Namchi Municipal Council and Naya-Bazar Jorethang Nagar Panchayat. The polling is scheduled for 31st March, the counting of votes will take place on 3rd April.