Mizoram standoff ends as NGOs call off protests

In Mizoram, the standoff caused due to protests by the NGO coordination committee ends as the NGOs have called off their agitation.

The committee was protesting against the removal of the Principal Secretary (Home) Lalnunmawia Chuaungo. It was also demanding the removal of Chief Electoral Officer SB Shashank.

Tomorrow is the last date of filing nominations for state assembly elections. So far about 95 candidates have filed nominations across the state. Polling will be held on 28th of this month.

Meanwhile, a high-level Election Commission team is reaching Aizwal tomorrow.

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