Assam Polls

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Shed narrow partisan interests, focus on real issues: young voters to leaders

The young voters of Guwahati who actively exercised their franchise from the first hour of voting today, want their leaders to go beyond narrow partisan interests and instead focus on ‘real issues’ such as jobs, women’s safety and various civic issues.

Female voters outnumber males in 4 Guwahati seats

In all the four constituencies of Kamrup Metro, women votes are a deciding factor with female voters surpassing their male counterparts.

Nearly 79 % polling till 5 p.m. in Assam

Guwahati, April 6: Around 79 percent of the total of 79,19,641 voters exercised their franchise till 5 p.m. in the third and final phase of the Assam Assembly polls, held in 40 constituencies amid tight security on Tuesday, according to election officials. The final phase would decide

15% voter turnout in first 3 hours in Assam

Guwahati, April 6: Around 15 percent voters have cast their ballots in the first three hours in the third and final phase of the Assam Assembly polls on Tuesday, conducted in 40 constituencies amid tight security, election officials said. All Covid-19 protocols are being maintained everywhere. Election officials said that

2,813 Model Code of Conduct violation cases reported in Assam

Guwahati, April 5: Altogether 2,813 cases of Model Code of Conduct (MCC) violation have been reported since the announcement of the election to the 126-member Assam Assembly, Chief Electoral Officer Nitin Khade said on Monday. The campaigning for the third phase of the Assembly election to be held on

171 votes cast in Assam booth that has 90 voters

Haflong, April 5: Total 171 votes were cast in a booth in Assam's Dima Hasao district, even though 90 people were eligible to exercise their franchise, officials said on Monday, revealing a massive irregularity. The booth is in the Haflong constituency, which went to the polls in the second phase

Election officer suspended in Assam poll money theft case

Barpeta, April 5: Barpeta election officer Shashi Kumar Deka was suspended in connection with the theft of Rs 55 lakh from his office chamber, an order from the Chief Electoral Officer of Assam said. As per the order issued by CEO Nitin Khade on Sunday night, Deka was placed under