SHILLONG | JAN 22, 2020:
The bye-of 26-Langrin of the Khasi Hills Autonomous District Council (KHADC) will be held on February 28 while the counting of votes will be held on March 03.
The bye-election is necessitated in view of the demise of United Democratic Party (UDP) MDC, Nasar Marweiñ on October 28 last year.
Informing this after the Cabinet meeting here today, Deputy Chief Minister, Prestone Tynsong informed that the publication of electoral rolls will be held on January 28, 2020.
He said that the last date of filing claims and objections will be held on February 12 and the disposal of claims and objections will be held on February 13.
The final publications of electoral rolls will be held on February 15. The date of notification for holding of the bye-election will be issued on February 17. The last date of filing of nomination will be on February 19 before 3 pm.
The scrutiny will be held on the same day. The last date of withdrawal will be held on February 20. The finalisation and publication of valid nominations and allocation of symbols will be held on February 22.