Arunachal Pradesh: Over 185 poll violence cases in state


ITANAGAR | July 9, 2019 (PTI):

A total of 185 cases of poll- related violence were registered in Arunachal Pradesh during the April 11 simultaneous Lok Sabha and Assembly polls in the state, Home Minister Bamang Felix told the Assembly on Monday.

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Responding to a question by BJP MLA Lokam Tassar, Felix said that out of the total cases booked, 25 were registered at Koloriang constituency

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"In seven of the 25 districts — Pakke-Kessang, Shi- Yomi, Upper Siang, Lohit, Anjaw, Dibang Valley and Lower Dibang Valley — not a single case of poll-related violence was reported.

However, four poll-related murder cases were also registered in the state," he said.