DIMAPUR: Deputy Commissioner and returning officer, Mokokchung, Lithrongla G. Chishi assured peaceful, free and fair by-election at 26-Aonglenden assembly constituency in Mokokchung district scheduled to be held in the first week of May 2011.
Lithrongla expressed confidence that with active cooperation of officials appointed for various assignments of works related to by-election, the ensuing election would be conducted in a free and fair manner.
Briefing officials, who were given different assignments at Deputy Commissioner’s conference hall on April 6, Deputy Commissioner and returning officer, Lithrongla called upon them to contribute their best for the successful conduct of the by-election.
She cautioned that any dereliction in the part of any individual officer will not be tolerated and reminded them to be sincere in their assigned works.
Assistant election officer, Mokokchung, R. Mhathung also briefed officials on the exercise being undertaken for the ensuing by-election.
Mhathung said the date for training of polling officials, training of application of electronic voting machine would be announced later.