17 - 01 - 2019

EC removes West Tripura RO

AGARTALA, Feb 10, 2018 (TVN):The Election Commission (EC) by a notification issued today has removed Tamal Majumder , ADM  West Tripura  as returning officer (RO) .

He was removed after BJP have filed to election commission against them. It was alleged by BJP that since  his appointment Tamal Majumder had been acting in a highly partisan manner ,inviting reaction from the opposition parties. The state unit of BJP had filed a series of complaints against Tamal Majumder with the election commission.

After inquiring the allegation r the election commission removed him as returning officer and the notification has already reached the state administration including chief electoral officer.