Imphal: Forward of the twelfth Manipur Legislative Meeting election, polling for absentee voters for the 13 meeting constituencies in Imphal West district begun from Monday.
Altogether 3,278 individuals, together with these over 80 years of age and individuals with incapacity (PWDs) and COVID-19 sufferers, are eligible to solid their votes at dwelling via postal poll in Imphal West district as Absentee Voters, the primary such initiative within the state by the Election Fee.
In all, 55 polling groups had been flagged off from the DC advanced to go to properties of the absentee voters within the district and get them to train their voting rights.
On Monday, a complete of 989 absentee voters solid their votes within the district which embrace 84 voters in 10-Uripok AC, 121 in Keishamthong AC, 73 in Singjamei AC, 76 in Sekmai AC, 77 in Lamsang AC, 130 in Konthoujam AC, 87 in Patsoi AC, 115 in Langthabal AC, 129 in Naoriya Pakhanglakpa, 67 in Wangoi and 58 in Mayang Imphal.
Nonetheless, the precise vote rely for Sagolband AC and Thangmeiband AC couldn’t be ascertained until the submitting of this report.
The entire course of can be performed in two rounds with the primary spherical persevering with until February 22.
For individuals who are not noted throughout the first part, a second journey can be made on February 25.
The postal poll facility is an non-compulsory one and ensures complete secrecy of voting, mentioned CEO Manipur Rajesh Agrawal in a press release earlier.
Altogether 14,565 PWDs and over 41,867 senior residents (80+) have been mapped within the state for the upcoming meeting polls.