81.74%vote registered in north district

81.74%vote registered in north district
Sat, Apr 13, 2019

MANGAN,(IPR): North district witnessed a total of 81.74 per cent vote being cast with 81.95 per cent of female votes and 81.51 per cent of male votes. In total, there are 31,126 registered voters in the district which includes 15,608 male and 15,518 female voters.
According to figures of State Election department, there are 12,604 registered voters in Kabi-Lungchuk, 9,253 voters in Dzongu and 7,797 voters in Lachen-Mangan.
The general election for Assembly and Parliamentary constituencies was held peacefully at 52 polling stations in the district encompassing three constituencies and Sangha.
Out of 52, there were 13 critical polling stations in the district, 10 of which were deputed with micro observers and rest of the stations had online webcasting system. Thirteen polling stations were managed by woman.
The farthest polling station of north district is Gnathang-C Station (29/10, B.O. Forest Office, Kyongnosola) which falls under 29- Kabi-Lungchuk constituency.
After completion of polls, the polling party of MNP office arrived to strong room of the district administrative centre at Mangan at 6:33 pm. On their arrival, the district election officer and returning officer Raj Yadav offered khadas to them.    

 


Area: 7096 Sq Km
Capital:Gangtok
Altitude: 5,840 ft
Population: 6.10 Lakhs
Topography: Hilly terrain elevation from 600 ft. to over 28,509 ft above sea level
Climate:
Summer: Max- 21°C ; Min – 13°C
Winter: Max -13°C ; Min – 0.48°C
Rainfall: 325 cm per annum
Language Spoken: Nepali, Bhutia, Lepcha, Tibetan, English, Hindi