The first phase of the Manipur Assembly elections takes place on Saturday across the 38 constituency seats in the state.The poll percentage for the valley can be treated as finalized as nearly all the polling officials have reached their respective district headquarters and reported to the DEOs. It added: “In view of the above, the Commission, in exercise of the powers under sub-section (1) of Section 126 A of the Representation of the People Act 1951 has extended the period of prohibition of conduct of Exit Polls up to 5:30 pm of March 9, 2017″.- PRJA convener Erendro Leichombam was attacked by unknown persons in Imphal. The second phase of polling will be held for 22 constituencies on March 8 and the counting of polls will be held on March 11. The Congress counterposed, saying the government during its 15-year rule implemented several development projects and improved the power supply. GST council clears crucial CGST, IGST laws
Jaitley said the panel would now meet on March 16 – while Parliament is in session – to finalise these laws. The Centre will also levy and collect the IGST on all inter-State supply of goods and services. The first phase of the polls, which was conducted at 1,643 polling stations spread across Imphal West, Imphal East, Bishnupur, Kangpokpi, Pherzawl and Churachandpur districts, will decide the fate of 168 candidates – including seven women.Only the Congress and BJP are locked in straight fight in three constituencies-Sekmai, Nambol and Mayang Imphal in the first round of the elections.The reason behind the high voters turnout is because of widespread voters awareness programmes, said Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) Vivek Kumar Dewangan of Manipur Election department.”Our first task would be to end the indefinite economic blockade and all efforts will be carried out to make the state free from bandhs and blockades”, Shah said at a poll rally here on Wednesday. However, in the total tally of all constituencies in the first phase, the figure was stated to be approximately 84 per cent. Third Jewish cemetery damaged in surge of U.S. anti-Semitic acts
As many as 16 headstones were damaged between Wednesday and Thursday (March 1-2) at a Jewish cemetery in Rochester, New York. A cemetery in Rochester, New York, has been targeted in the latest string of anti-Semitic incidents around the country. About 250 companies were deployed for security in the polling stations. On the other hand BJP lost a number of it’s leaders to Congress including one of it’s two MLAs Khumukcham Joykishan.The Districts are Maharajganj, Kushinagar, Gorakhpur, Deoria, Azamgarh, Mau and Ballia. Azamgarh Lok Sabha constituency has 10 assembly seats, of which SP had won nine in 2012, but this time Mulayam has not addressed a single meeting in his parliamentary constituency.Yogi Adityanath, BJP MP, GorakhpurBJP will win with a heavy majority in the sixth phase of elections in UP and get a two-third majority in the state. The small state that Manipur is, media attention and opinion polls are hard to come by but one poll done by India Today-Axis projected a majority for the BJP with 31-35 seats leaving 19-24 for the Congress with the vote share being 40 and 37 per cent respectively. Prominent candidates in the phase are jailed mafia don Mukhtar Ansari from Mau and his don Abbas from Ghosi seat on BSP ticket, former UP Legislative Council chairman Ganesh Shanker Pandey from Paniyara seat on BSP ticket, former UP Assembly Speaker Sukhdeo Rajbhar from Didarganj seat, former leader of the Opposition in the state Assembly and now BJP candidate Swami Prasad Maurya from Padrauna seat, jailed Amanmani Tripathi, son of murder convict Amarmani Tripathi, contesting from Nautanwa seat. Orisa abilities list: here’s what Overwatch’s new tank can do
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