Specials Election 2019

Four Booths In Kasargod, Kannur Constituencies To Have Re-polling On Sunday

T'puram: The Election Commission, on Thursday, announced to conduct re-polling in four booths spread in Kasargod and Kannur constituencies, which were found to have recorded bogus votes on April 23. The re-polling in these four booths will be held on Sunday. Three booths in Kasargod consituency, which are the booth no. 19 in Pilathara UP school in Kalliasseri and the booths in the north and south blocks of Juma Ath Masjid North in Puthiyangadi, will have re-polling on Sunday. In Kannur constituency, booth no 166 in Taliparamba will go to polls again on Sunday. Based on the reports by Mathrubhumi News, the ECI cancelled the polling in all these four booths on grounds of bogus voting held on April 23. Chief Electoral Officer Teeka Ram Meena has instructed the respective district collectors regarding the re-polling. The notification will be issued on Thursday evening. The candidates of both the constituencies are allowed to conduct poll campaigns till Friday evening.