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Balloting for Lok Sabha polls begins in Mizoram

IANS  |  Aizawl 

The balloting for the lone constituency in began on Thursday under heavy security cover, officials said.

According to the election officials, the polling began at 7 am in 1,175 polling stations and will continue till 5 pm.

A total of 787,777 electorates would decide the electoral fortune of six candidates, including a woman.

Besides the lone seat election, by-poll for the seat was also being held on Thursday.

The by-election to the seat was necessitated after Zoram People's Movement's (ZPM) vacated it to retain his Serchhip constituency.

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First Published: Thu, April 11 2019. 07:48 IST
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