Mukul’s dream of 31 over. HSPDP retains Nongstoin seat
SHILLONG: HSPDP retained the Nongstoin seat in the just declared by-election results. Following the untimely demise of HSPDP supremo Hopingstone Lyngdoh, elections were held and as predicted, HSPDP came out strong.
Daiosstar Jyndiang of HSPDP secured a total of 11179 votes defeating his nearest rival, Gabriel Wahlang from Congress who managed to secure 8416 votes.
Independent candidate, Fenela Nonglait managed to secure 3128 votes while Mosklandar Marngar from UDP secured 1257 votes. With this, Jyndiang will be the next MLA from Nongstoin constituency.