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Liezietsu Wins Northern Angami-I By Election

Liezietsu Wins Northern Angami-I By Election
August 03
11:39 2017

Naga People’s Front (NPF) president Dr. Shurhozelie Liezietsu has won the Northern Angami-I Assembly Constituency by election in Nagaland.

Dr Liezietsu has secured 8038 votes.


Independent candidate Kekhrie Yhome, who has been backed by Nagaland chief minister TR Zeliang faction of NPF, has managed to win a total of 4568 votes.

The votes for the by-election was held on July 29. A total of 78.55 per cent voters exercised their franchise in the by-poll.

The by-election was conducted after sitting MLA Khriehu Liezietsu resigned on May 24, paving the way for his father Dr Liezietsu to get elected as a member of the Assembly.


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