“Out of the 1,104 voters in the booth, 869 voters including 479 women voters exercised franchise,” he said.
    
Re-poll in polling booth-I of the Republic Veng polling station was ordered by the EC after it was found that there were discrepancies in the number of votes polled.
    
A polling officer in the booth was also accused of instructing some voters to vote for a particular candidate and the matter was reported to the state election department.
    
Sitting legislator K Liantlinga of the Zoram Nationalist Party (ZNP), R Vanlalvena of the ruling Congress and RK Lianzuala of the Mizo National Front (MNF) are contesting from the seat.

(Agencies)

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