16 candidates filed nomination papers for two LC seats

Srinagar,November 16 (Scoop News) –  As many as 15 candidates filed their nomination papers before Divisional Commissioner Kashmir, Dr. Asgar Hassan Samoon who is also Returning Officer for conducting the election for two seats of J&K Legislative Council from Kashmir Constituency of Panchayat quota, here today.

            Subsequently, one candidate has filed his nomination papers before Deputy Commissioner, Baramulla who is  Assistant Returning Officer for the said election.

            Prominent among the candidates who filed their nomination forms include  Ghulam Nabi Monga of INC,  Ali Mohammad Dar of NC, Peer Mohammad Hussain and  Yasir Reshi of PDP besides eight Independent candidates and two candidates of NPP and one candidate from BJP.

            Pertinently today was the last date for submission of nomination forms while these forms shall be scrutinized on November 17, 2012. The last date for withdrawal of nomination is November 19, 2012 upto 1500 hours. The poll, if necessary, is scheduled to be held on December 03, 2012.

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