ASSCWA constitutes election commission for executive body elections

Sagar Chettri

GANGTOK, 09 Dec:

All Sikkim Scheduled Caste Welfare Association [ASSCWA] has constituted the election commission for fresh elections to be held on 30 Dec. The election commission is headed by Naradmani Khati as chairman.

In a press conference today, Mr Khati announced that the election will be held for the posts of president, general secretary and treasurer.

It is informed that the old body of the association was dissolved during a meeting held on 04 December and a five-member adhoc committee has been formed led by Prakash Sundas as president.

The adhoc committee president, Mr Sundas mentioned that a meeting of the adhoc committee held yesterday has constituted the election commission to conduct the election on 30 December. He added that the commission is led by Naradmani Khati as chairman and Pavitra Diyali as vice-chairperson.

Mr Khati mentioned that filing of nominations started yesterday and will continue till 15 December and the scrutiny process will be held on 16 December while the last day of withdrawal of nomination is 18 December.

“I will deliver by responsibility to conduct the election sincerely in a free and fair manner. I appeal to all members to use their rights by participating in the election process,” he said.