Assam Elections 2021: There are a total of 345 candidates in the fray for 39 constituencies. While 649 nominations were filed, 30 of them were rejected and 33 were withdrawn.
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi also said that if elected to power in Assam, his party will not implement the contested Citizenship Amendment Act
Randeep Surjewala told reporters that the advertisements have been presented in a manner on the front page of every newspaper 'to prejudice the minds of the voters of Assam'.
Joint Chief Electoral Officer Rahul Ch Das said that polling passed off peacefully across the state and there was no report of any untoward incident.
Kanhaiya Kumar termed Modi's statement in Bangladesh, where he is on a visit, about going to jail for that country's freedom as a 'big lie'.
Polling for the first phase of Assembly elections in West Bengal and Assam started at 7 am on Saturday
First phase of polling in Assam and West Bengal began on Saturday
Assam Assembly Election Live Updates: 62.09 per cent of 81.09 lakh electors exercise their franchise till 3.00 pm, officials said
'You must vote for a government that will put Assam once again on the path of peace and development,' he said.
Assam Assembly Election 2021: Amit Shah said appropriate laws and policies will be put in place to strengthen Assamese culture and civilisation.
As per data in the State Election Commission, there are total 81,09,815 registered voters in the first phase polls.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi also urged the people of Assam to be wary of the Congress-AIUDF alliance and alleged that the tie up was a ‘mahajoth’ (grand lie).
‘We (BJP) will win more than 200 seats in Bengal and improve our tally in Assam,’ Union home minister Amit Shah said on Tuesday
Union home minister Amit Shah also said that the BJP will usher in peace and development in the Bodo areas
Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that Congress can go to any extent for coming to power and this is evident from the "lies" that they are spreading through the manifesto.
During his interaction with employees of public sector oil companies in Digboi, the Congress leader sought to know the need for privatising profit-making public sector companies.
Union home minister Amit Shah launched BJP's social media campaign 'Selfie With Development' in Guwahati
This is in response to Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra who had had launched the party's five-guarantee campaign during her recent election campaign in the Northeast
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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