OUR CORRESPONDENT HAFLONG: Following the declaration of Assam Assembly Election 2021 by the Election Commission of India, the Model Code of Conduct came into force in the entire State of Assam from evening of February 26 last. Dima Hasao district which falls under the 16 Haflong (ST) LAC will vote in the second phase on April 1 as informed by the DEO cum Deputy Commissioner Paul Barua, while addressing the press at the DC conference hall, Haflong on Saturday.
According to the statement, the date of issue of notification is on March 5, last date of making nomination on March 12, date for scrutiny of the nominations on March 15 and candidates may withdraw from nomination by March 17. The counting of votes will be on May 2 while ECI has notified that the entire process of the election will be completed by May 4.
DC cum DEO Paul Barua, requesting all sections of people to maintain peace and harmony he also requested all the concerned political parties not to violate the model code of conduct of the Election Commission of India, New Delhi.
Further he requested in general to all people to render all possible help to the district administration in all aspects for successful conduct of the election as per schedule prescribed by the ECI.
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