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10th CADC General Election: no party secured absolute majority

Kamalanagar, April 24, 2018: The 10th CADC General Election held on 20th April 2018 resulted in a hung Council with no single party securing absolute majority. Counting of votes was conducted today. The MNF secured 8 seats, the INC 7 and the BJP 5, out of the 20 seats with election to one being withheld by the Gauhati High Court Aizawl Bench following challenge of the decision of the Returning Officer to declare Kali Kumar Tongchangya, INC candidate of 18-Fultuli constituency winner uncontested. The Returning Officer rejected the nomination of Dg. Samir Tongchangya, MNF candidate of 18-Fultuli on the ground that his seconder was a government servant under CADC. Continue reading

CADC is going to poll on 20th April

Kamalanagar, March 23, 2018:  General Election to 10th CADC has been notified today with polling to be held on 20th April 2018. The notification came a day after the dissolution of the current Executive Committee of CADC.

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CADC felicitates outstanding sportspersons

Kamalanagar, February 15, 2018: Chakma Autonomous District Council felicitated Sri Prithvi Chakma and Manarsuk Chakma for excellence in the field of sports at International, National and State level in a programme organized by Youth and Sports Services Department, CADC.

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Opening ceremony of CADC Trophy held; matches postponed to 25th March

Kamalanagar, February 16, 2018: The CADC Trophy Football Tournament which was scheduled to kick off from 15th March was postponed to 25th March while considering a petition submitted by Central MCSU that the tournament would disturb the students appearing the ongoing HSLC board examination. Dg. Rajiv Kumar Chakma, Sport Promotion Officer speaking during the opening ceremony of the tournament held today at the Kamalanagar Football playground informed that the matches of the tournament will be played from 25th March. Continue reading

CADC to seek extension of the current term by 5 months and 23 days

Kamalanagar, February 09, 2018: In an emergency Session of CADC held today an official resolution moved by Dg. Amarsmriti Chakma, Executive Member seeking to extend the current term of the 9th District Council by 5 months and 23 days was passed with all the Members present voting in favour of the resolution except Dg. H. Amaresh Chakma, MDC of the opposition MNF party who choose to walk out in protest.

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Winter Session of CADC Held

Kamalanagar, December 11, 2017: The Winter Session of CADC was held and concluded today with one sitting. The session may be considered the last session of the 9th CADC given the General Election to 10th CADC due in 3 to 4 months’ time.

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