Tamenglong, Jan 22,
The total number of votes where the NPF and the BJP got at the Five designated polling stations are NPF got 227 whereas BJP got 3 votes in Chaton -1 and in Chaton-2 NPF got 302 and the BJP got 10 votes, in Dunong NPF got 575 whereas BJP got 2 votes, at Makuinong NPF registered 685 and the BJP got 4 and at the Illeng NPF got 470 votes whereas BJP got 5 votes.
NPF Candidate CPL Guangta got 2259 and the BJP candidate Kadijanbou got only 24 votes. Due to the demise of the NPF Member Tutanbou on 8th April 2018 thus leaving the seat vacant in the Tamenlong District the by-election was held recently on 14th January and which the counting of votes was held yesterday.
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