Voting time for Serchhip assembly bypoll increased by 1 hour

New Delhi, Apr 15 (PTI) The Election Commission on Thursday increased the timing of voting for the Serchhip assembly bypoll in Mizoram by one hour following demands by parties.

In a statement, the EC said the time of poll for Serchhip assembly seat on April 17 will be 7 am to 7 pm, instead of 7 am to 6 pm.

'Commission expects that its decision will help voters to turnout in large numbers and exercise their franchise,' the statement said. PTI NAB TIR TIR