Namchi, 23rd May (IPR): The strong room established at Namchi Senior Secondary School was opened at 6:30 am today. Present during the opening process were Returning Officer (South) Mr. Ragul K, General Observers, Candidates their representatives and other election officials.
It maybe mentioned here that the official counting process for eight Assembly Constituencies under the South District shall start from 8 am onwards wherein postal ballots will be taken up first and after 30 minutes the counting of Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) will commence.
In, Hall No 1 votes of Assembly Constituencies 09 Barfung, 12 Melli and 14 Temi Namphing will be counted. Likewise, in Hall No 2 votes of 10 Poklok-Kamrang, 13 Namthang Rateypani and 16 Tumin Lingi will be counted and in Hall No 3, 32 Sangha, 11 Namchi Singhithang and 15 Rangang Yangang Assembly constituencies will be counted.
In Hall No 4 counting for Assembly segments of parliamentary constituencies namely 09 Barfung, 12 Melli and 14 Temi Namphing will be done. Hall No 5 will see the counting of Assembly segments of parliamentary constituencies of 10 Poklok Kamrang, 13 Namthang Rateypani and 16 Tumin Lingi. Hall No 6 will have Assembly segments of parliamentary constituencies of 11 Namchi Singhithang and 15 Rangang Yangang