AIZAWL, Nov 19 - Three candidates are in fray for the by-poll to Aizawl North-III Assembly seat to be held on November 21, Election department officials said.
K Vanlalvena of opposition Mizo National Front (MNF) and former Lok Sabha member and Zoram Nationalist Party (ZNP) chief Lalduhawma, official nominee of National Democratic Alliance (NDA) have filed their nomination papers. The ZNP and the BJP forged pre-electoral alliance under banner of NDA which announced its candidate for the coming Assembly by-poll.
Former Health Minister and candidate of ruling Mizoram Pradesh Congress Committee (MPCC) Lal Thanzara had filed his nomination earlier.
The by-poll was necessitated following the resignation of Lal Thanzara on August 18 over report of an alleged �conflict of interests� case coming up in media. � PTI