Assam, TN, Kerala, Puducherry Elections 2021 Updates: Assam records nearly 80% turnout till 6 pm; Tamil Nadu lags with 64.92% polling
Assam, TN, Kerala, Puducherry Elections 2021 LIVE Updates: Meanwhile, Kerala recorded 69.93 percent and Puducherry recorded 77.90 percent polling
Assam Assembly election 2021: Full list of 40 constituencies to vote on 6 April; Himanta Biswa Sarma in fray
An array of national leaders, including Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Congress leader Rahul Gandhi, campaigned for their respective alliance candidates
Assam polls: EC orders repolling in Ratabari booth after EVM found in BJP candidate's car; Congress threatens to boycott polls
The area also witnessed violence over the incident on Thursday night, forcing the police to fire in the air to bring the situation under control
At a rally in Kokrajhar, the BJP leader alleged that the previous Congress-led governments in the state and at the Centre did nothing to check violence in the Bodoland areas
Assam Assembly Election 2021: In Barak Valley, Congress battles religious fault lines; local factors bother BJP
Suddenly the Barak Valley has become a difficult terrain for the BJP despite its strong hold in the urban areas
Assam Election 2021: 39 seats to vote in Phase 2 today; list of constituencies, key candidates in fray
The first phase of elections in the state was held on 27 March, while voting in the third and final phase is scheduled to be held on 6 April
Union minister Smriti Irani, Assam chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal and state minister Himanta Biswa Sarma will also participate in election events and address rallies
The seat is traditionally a stronghold of the Congress, with the party having won it five times since 1967
The BJP leader accused the Congress of creating a rift between different sections of the society and claimed that the saffron party, on the other hand, strengthens bonds between communities
Assam Assembly election 2021, Rupohihat profile: Congress' Nurul Huda currently represents constituency
The Congress' Huda won the seat with 47.50 percent of the vote share in 2016, while the runner-up was AIUDF's Nuru Amin Chowdhury who won 33.21 percent of the vote share
The voter turnout in the 2016 election was 92.08%, which is one of the highest polling percentages in the state. Meanwhile, in 2011, the voter turnout was 83.87%
The Dalgaon Assembly constituency is included under the Mangaldoi Lok Sabha constituency and is part of the Mangaldoi district
Assam Assembly Elections 2021, Sushmita Dev profile: Congress leader faces uncertain future in party, politics
A lawyer by profession, Dev has a BA (Hons) in Political Science, Bachelor of Laws (LLB), Masters in Law(LLM) and Bar-At-Law (UK)
Ajmal has a Fazil-e Deoband (equivalent to a Master's Degree in Islamic Theology and Arabic), is the founding president of the NGO Markazul Ma'arif, and the managing trustee of HAMM Public Trust, Hojai
Ripun Bora expressed confidence that Congress and its five allies will win over 101 of the 126 Assembly seats in the polls likely in March-April
Attacking the AASU, which protested against Narendra Modi and Shah's visit to the state, Sarma questioned whether protesters donated "a single unit of plasma in the fight against COVID-19"
Speaking at the Vijay Sankalp Samaroh rally, Shah alleged that the Congress and Badruddin Ajmal (of the AIUDF), if they come to power, would "open all gates to welcome infiltrators as they constitute their vote bank".
Narendra Modi visits Assam: AASU, Opposition slam PM for avoiding references to CAA, other key issues
The All Assam Students' Union (AASU) staged sit-in demonstrations across the state with black clothes tied to their face during the prime minister's visit to Sivasagar to distribute land 'pattas'
State minister Himanta Biswa Sarma said that public money cannot be allowed to be spent on religious education, however, the matter of Sanksrit tols is different from that of the madrassas
'Fear people in quarantine will be injected with Coronavirus and murdered': Assam MLA Aminul Islam arrested after audio tape goes viral
The legislator also alleged in the viral audio phone tape that the isolation wards set up by the government are worse than the detention centres.