Imphal: At the end of scrutiny of nominations of candidates for the 1st phase of Manipur Assembly Election, Wednesday, nominations of all 56 candidates have been validated in Imphal West district. Last date for withdrawal of candidature for the first phase poll slated for February 27, is February 11.
From 9-Thangmeiband AC, nominations of all three candidates Jotin Waikhom of BJP, Hijam Nutachandra Singh of INC and Khumukcham Joykisan Singh of JD(U) have been accepted.
From 10-Uripok AC, nominations of all candidates Nunglepam Mahananda Singh of INC, Yumnam Joykumar Singh of NPP, Khombongmayum Suresh Singh of JD(U) and Khwairakpam Raghumani Singh of the BJP were accepted as valid.
From 11-Sagolband AC, nominations of all three candidates Moirangthem Momo Singh of INC, Rajkumar Imo Singh of BJP and Dr.Khwairakpam Loken Singh of JD(U) were declared valid.
From 12-Keishamthong AC, nominations of all candidates Maheshwor Thounaojam of RPI (A), Elangbam Samuel Johnson of BJP, independent candidate Sapam Nishikant Singh, Aribam Pamodini Devi of INC and Langpoklakpam Jayanta Kumar Singh of NPP were declared valid.
From 13-Singjamei AC, nominations of Yumnam Khemchand Singh (BJP), Irengbam Hemochandra Singh (INC), Oinam Romen Singh (NPP) and Ngangbam Robert Singh of JD(U) were declared valid.
From 16-Sekmai (SC), nominations of all eight candidates have been accepted. The candidates are Heikham Dingo Singh (BJP), Ayangbam Oken Singh (JD(U)), Khwairakpam Robin Singh (Ind), Khaidem Ranjit Singh (Shiv Sena), Maharabam Anita Devi (Ind), Ningthoujam Biren Singh (INC), Ningthoujam Popilal Singh (NCP) and Khwairakpam Devendro Singh of JD(U).
From 17-Lamsang AC, all five candidates have been declared valid after scrutiny. The candidates are Sorokhaibam Rajen Singh of the BJP, Pukhrambam Sumati Devi of NPP, Independent candidate Arambam Karamjit Singh, Dr Khundrakpam Kanba Meitei of JD(U) and Likmabam Manibabu Singh of INC.
From 18-Konthoujam AC, nominations of all five candidates Konthoujam Sharat Singh of NPP, Khoirom Binarani Devi of NCP, Laishram Nando Singh of INC, Dr.Sapam Ranjan Singh of BJP and Nongmaithem Herojit Singh of JD(U) were declared valid.
From 19-Patsoi AC, nominations of all candidates Akoijam Mirabai Devi of INC, RK Rameshwar Singh of NPP, Sapam Kunjakeswor (Keba) Singh of BJP and Wakambam Ibomcha Singh of JD(U) were declared valid.
From 20-Langthabal AC, all five nominations have been declared valid. The candidates are Okram Joy Singh of the INC, Independent candidate Hijam Somarendro Singh, Karam Nabakishor Singh of the NPP, Independent candidate Pukhrambam Somojit Singh and BJP candidate Karam Shyam.
From 21-Naoriya Pakhanglakpa AC, nominations of all candidates Soibam Subhaschandra Singh of the NPP, Soraisham Manaoton Singh of the INC, Konthoujam Manoranjam Singh of the JD(U) and Sagolshem Kebi Devi of BJP have been accepted.
From 22-Wangoi AC, nominations of all three candidates have been declared valid. The candidates are Oinam Lukhoi Singh of the BJP, Salam Joy Singh of the INC and Khuraijam Loken Singh of the NPP.
From 23-Mayang Imphal, nominations of all three candidates Urikhimbam Ramesh Singh of the NPP, Dr. Khumujam Ratankumar Singh of the INC and Kongkham Robindro Singh of the BJP have been accepted.
Scrutiny of nomination papers were conducted at separate halls inside DC office complex, Imphal West in the presence of concerned Returning Officers, officials, candidates and their agents.