Dehradun, October 8
A total of 182 polling parties left for their destinations to conduct the Tehri Lok Sabha byelection.
Officer-cum-District Magistrate Ravinath Raman said sector magistrates,
zonal magistrates and security personnel also left with them. He said
those who were to join in far-fetched locations had left a day before.
He said employees of various departments had been engaged in poll
Raman had recommended
legal action and suspension of a returning officer of booth number 169.
He said, “Returning Officer Shayambir Singh, who is a lecturer in a
local college at Bhagwanpur, received the election-related material on
yesterday but later he declined to receive an EVM and joined the
He said he had recommended his suspension on the grounds of carelessness.