A sub-district level meeting for Lilong sub-division was held at the office of sub-divisional officer, Lilong, Thoubal district on Monday.
In all, 148 people were tested for COVID-19 as a part of the sero-surveillance on Saturday
The byelections will be held in Wangoi, Wangjing Tentha, Lilong and Saitu on November 7.
A total of 16 candidates have filed their nomination till Tuesday.
Manipur CM Biren said that the present BJP-led government might not be able to continue without the support of former MLAs who recently joined the Bharatiya Janata Party.
Manipur by-election nomination paper will be taken up for scrutiny at 11am on October 21
The seven intending candidates for the by-elections in Lilong are Khadijan Bibi, Muhammad Hassan, Azizul Haque Khan, Abdul Zabir Khan, Liyaquat Ali Khan, Sayed Ahamad and Dr Syed Burhanuddin.
A case has been registered by Lilong Police station and police are on the hunt to arrest absconder accused Feroj Khan.