With the completion of scrutiny of nomination papers, the electoral scene is hotting up for the December Eight native physique polls within the district.
After the scrutiny, all 244 nominations obtained for the Alappuzha district panchayat had been accepted. Returning officers accepted 1,585 nominations for six municipalities within the district whereas rejecting 109. Of the 971 nomination papers obtained for block panchayats, 941 had been accepted. As many as 8,280 nominations had been accepted for grama panchayats whereas 181 had been rejected.
The final day for withdrawal of nominations is November 23.
A majority of the candidates have began to marketing campaign in full power by visiting homes and thru the digital media. Meanwhile, rebels are giving sleepless nights to political fronts in a number of seats within the district. With two extra days to go for the withdrawal of nominations, political events are attempting to persuade rebels to withdraw their nominations.
Various district leaders of the Congress testing optimistic for SARS-CoV-2 in current days have put the celebration in a troublesome state of affairs.
With electioneering gaining momentum, District Collector A. Alexander, who can also be the District Election Officer, has urged the political events and candidates to comply with the COVID-19 protocols. He known as them to strictly comply with the instructions issued by the Health Department.
Mr. Alexander additionally visited counting centres at Mavelikara, Bharanikavu, and Chengannur forward of the polls.