The Election Fee on Saturday delay meeting election to the Jangipur seat in West Bengal following the loss of life of a Revolutionary Socialist Get together candidate.
As per provisions of the Illustration of the Individuals Act, in case a candidate of a recognised get together dies, the ballot is delay to permit the get together determine on a brand new candidate.
The brand new candidate will get to file his or her nomination and goes by way of your entire means of scrutiny of paperwork and the chance to withdraw nomination.
A fee spokesperson stated, “Ballot at 58 Jangipur AC in Murshidabad scheduled on April 26 stands adjourned resulting from loss of life of RSP candidate.” The Election Fee would announce a recent ballot schedule for the seat within the coming days, officers stated.
Revolutionary Socialist Get together candidate Pradip Kumar Nandi, who examined constructive for COVID-19 4 days in the past, died at a hospital in Berhampore on Friday. Nandi, 73, was the get together’s nominee from the Jangipur meeting constituency in Murshidabad district within the ongoing West Bengal meeting elections.