MORIGAON, Aug 5 - Campaigning for the Tiwa Autonomous Council (TAC) poll is gaining momentum in Morigaon district as different political parties have been organising rallies, street-corner meetings, etc., to woo the voters.
Tiwa Jatiya Aikya Manch, a major Tiwa political outfit which contested in all the 30 seats(TAC) in Morigaon and Nagaon district, organised a huge rally at Morigaon Gandhi Field today where more than 10,000 people assembled.
Addressing the gathering, Rama Kanta Deori, president of the Manch criticised both the Cogress and the BJP for the backwardness of tribal people of central Assam and appealed to all sections of the people to support the Tiwa Jatiya Aikya Manch in TAC poll. Deori promised uniform development of both tribal and non-tribal communities living in the Tiwa Council areas.
On the other hand, Congress candidates of several constituencies are busy with door-to-door campaigning, while the BJP candidates organised street-corner meetings.