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Election for one LS seat in Manipur on April 9

Elections will be held on Wednesday in Outer Manipur Lok Sabha seat, one of the two Lok Sabha constituencies in the state in the hill districts. Among the 10 contestants are nominees of the BJP, Congress, Trinamool Congress, Naga People's Front, NCP, JD(U) and Aam Admi Party.

india Updated: Apr 08, 2014 13:09 IST

Elections will be held on Wednesday in Outer Manipur Lok Sabha seat, one of the two Lok Sabha constituencies in the state in the hill districts. Among the 10 contestants are nominees of the BJP, Congress, Trinamool Congress, Naga People's Front, NCP, JD(U) and Aam Admi Party. Three independents are also in the fray.

Prominent candidates are sitting Congress MP Thangso Baite, Gangmumei Kamei (BJP), C Doungel (NCP), Kim Gangte (Trinamool Congress), Soso Lorho (Naga People's Front), L Gangte (JD-U) and MK Zou (AAP).

Total 9,11,699 electorates, of which 4,63,068 are women, will cast their votes on Wednesday. There are 511 polling booths.

Polling for the second seat in the state, Inner Manipur constituency (valley districts) will be held on April 17.