Puducherry, Apr 7 UNI | 4 months ago

As many as 33 out of the total of 41 nomination papers filed were found intact on scrutiny here today.

According to Election Department sources, nomination papers of three dummy candidates and those of five independents were rejected.

While the nomination papers of five independents were rejected as all the required documents were not attached, the papers of the dummy candidates were rejected on acceptance of the main candidates. The nominations could be withdrawn till 1700 hrs on April 9.

(Posted on 07-04-2014)