GANGTOK, September 14: All District Collectors in Sikkim have been appointed as Municipal Electoral Registration Officers for the upcoming Municipal elections in the State.
An IPR press release informs that the programme for preparation and publication of Municipal electoral rolls has also been rescheduled. The dates for segregation and date entry have been fixed from September 8 to September 19, 2009 while publication of draft electoral rolls is scheduled on October 5. Similarly, disposal of claims and objection have been slated for October 5 to 15 and October 18 for final publication.
Also, the state government has requested all eligible voters to contact the concerned officers of the districts dealing with preparation of electoral rolls of Gangtok, Singtam, Rangpo, Namchi, Jorethang, Gyalshing and Mangan for registration of their names