Agartala: Elections to the 30-member Tripura Tribal Areas Autonomous District Council (TTAADC) Tripura Polls will likely be held on April 4, the State Election Fee stated on Tuesday.
TTAADC Tripura Polls
State Election Commissioner Manik Lal Dey stated that the counting of votes will happen on April 8.
The final date for submission of nominations is March 12, whereas the paperwork will likely be scrutinized on March 15 and the final date for withdrawal of the nominations is March 17, he stated.
The time period of the council expired on Could 17 final yr, however, the election was deferred by the State Election Fee because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Mannequin Code of Conduct has come into power within the area with fast impact with the announcement of the elections.
Two seats within the 30-member council are nominated by the governor.
As per the ultimate voters’ record printed on February 23, a complete of 8,65,041 voters are eligible to train their franchise, of which 4,36,548 are males, 4,28,490 are females and three are of the third gender.
Tripura Polls Voting will happen in 1,244 polling stations.
The council was fashioned on January 15, 1982, underneath the Fifth Schedule of the Structure.
The Structure was amended on August 23, 1984, to deliver the tribal council underneath the purview of the Sixth Schedule.
The TTAADC covers a space of seven,132.56 sq km, which is two-thirds of Tripura’s territory and is house to tribals, who kind around one-third of the state’s inhabitants.