7 nominations fail scrutiny in West Sikkim

Gyalshing , March 26, 2019 (IPR): The District Election Officer (DEO) cum Returning Officer (RO), West, Karma R. Bonpo, inform that scrutiny for candidates of all eight constituencies for West district was conducted successfully today in the presence of General Observer (GO), Shri. Faisal Aftab, IAS at the chamber of Returning Officer, West.

The scrutiny was carried out constituency wise. Out of the 39 candidates who had filed nomination papers, the nominations of seven failed the scrutiny.

The rejected candidatures are of: Phigum Lepcha (SRP) from Yoksum-Tashiding; Kiran Gurung (SRP), Maneybong Dentam; Daniel Lepcha (SRM), Rinchenpong; Nakul Pradhan (SRP), Dewash Golay (SKM), Tej Bahadur Rawat (INC) from Soreong-Chakung; Chandra Bir Kami (SKM), Zoom-Salghari.

The list of the validly nominated candidates whose nominations was accepted by Returning Officer, West are as follows:

YOKSUM- TASHIDING (BL)

1. Dichen Wangchuk Bhutia (SDF)

2. Pema Rinzing Bhutia (INC)

3. Sangay Lepcha (SKM)

4. Phurkit Lepcha (HSP)

YANGTHANG

1. Bhim Hang Limboo (SKM)

2. Dal Bdr Subba (SDF)

3. Mangal Subba (Limboo) (INC)

4. Binay Limboo (Tsong) (SRP)

5. Dhan Singh Limboo (HSP)

MANEYBONG –DENTAM

1. Narendra Kumar Subba (SDF)

2. Purna Hang Subba (SKM)

GYALSHING-BARNYAK

1. Bhanu Bhakta Dahal (BJP)

2. Dal Bahadur Karki (INC)

3. Laxuman Sharma (SDF)

4. Lok Nath Sharma (SKM)

5. Sukuhang Subba (HSP)

RINCHENPONG (BL)

1. Karma Sonam Lepcha (SDF)

2. Phurba Tsh Bhutia (SKM)

3. Phurchung Lepcha (INC)

4. Sancho Lepcha (BJP)

DARAMDIN

1. Mingma Norbu Sherpa (SKM)

2. Passang Gyalchen Sherpa (INC)

3. Pem Norbu Sherpa (SDF)

4. Rozer Tasho Lepcha (BJP)

5. Datempa Sherpa (SRM)

6. Sonam Gyatso Sherpa (HSP)

SORENG CHAKUNG

1. Aditya Golay (Tamang) (SKM)

2. Sancha Raj Subba (SDF)

SALGHARI-ZOOM

1. Dhan Kumari Kami (SDF)

2. Ganga Maya Century (INC)

3. Sunita Gajmer (SKM)

4. Pahal Man Kami (HSP)