With no withdrawals, Arithang-II by-election to be three-way contest

Gangtok, 26 Aug [IPR:

The Municipal Returning Officer East, Ragul K informed that all three candidates who filed nomination

papers for the by-election called for Arithang-II ward of the Gangtok Municipal Corporation will

be contesting as there were no withdrawals. He also convened a meeting with the contesting candidates and briefed them about the date of the election which will be held on 17 Sept, 2021.

The Municipal Returning Officer also allotted the symbols to the contesting candidates. The three candidates in the fray are Dawa Sherpa [candle], Passang Tamang [can] and Rajeney Gurung [ring].