GUWAHATI, Oct 31 - The final list of the Assam Olympic Association (AOA) has been completed and all the candidates for 22 different posts will be elected unopposed on November 10.
Returning officer Bijon Mahajan today announced the names of the candidates who will be elected without contest as all the other candidates have withdrawn their nominations yesterday, the final day set for withdrawing of nomination papers.
On October 26 altogether 68 candidates had filed nominations, 28 for vice president (for 10 posts); 7 for general secretary (for one post), 7 for treasurer (for one post); 13 for joint secretaries (for four posts); 14 for assistant secretary (for five posts). But yesterday most of the candidates have taken out their nomination papers leaving the required candidates for every post to be elected unanimously.
On November 10 the final official list of the selected members will be announced by the returning officer.
The AOA team: President: Sarbananda Sonowal; Vice-presidents: Atul Bora, Hagrama Mohilary, Jayanta Boro, Murali Dhar Choudhury, Pijush Hazarika, Ranee Narah, Raj Kakati, Ritu Baran Sarma, Siddhartha Bhattacharya, Tuliram Ronghang; General secretary: Lakhya Konwar; Treasurer: Tapan Kumar Das; Assistant secretaries: Arun Jyoti Moran, Arup Kumar Thakuria, Bhabajyoti Goswami, Dr Tapan Das, Niranjan Saikia; Joint secretaries: Amal Narayan Patowary, Sanjib Handique, Shantanu Kalita, Taranga Gogoi.