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%
'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.
India vs Bangladesh: Former Tigers' captain Aminul Islam says hosts' pace troika will reap benefits of pink ball in first-ever day-night Test
The 51-year-old former batsman Aminul Islam, who scored 145 in Bangladesh's maiden Test in 2000 in Dhaka against India, said the Men in Blue are becoming role models in world cricket
India vs Bangladesh: Deepak Chahar and Shreyas Iyer, biggest gains for hosts; Mohammad Naim emerges as T20I star
Here are the major takeaways from the recently-concluded T20I series between India and Bangladesh in which the Rohit Sharma-led hosts won by a 2-1 margin.
Tri-nation T20I series: Mahmudullah's quick-fire half-century, bowlers send Zimbabwe packing; set-up summit clash against Afghanistan
Bangladesh will face Afghanistan in the final on Tuesday in Dhaka, while Zimbabwe will finish their campaign against the same opponents on Friday.
Tri-nation T20I series: Soumya Sarkar axed, three uncapped players included as Bangladesh ring in further changes in squad
Batsmen Mohammad Naim, Aminul Islam, Nazmul Hossain will join the squad for the third and fourth match of the tournament after Bangladesh's senior players failed to deliver in the first two matches.
Debut Test tales: 'Couldn't sleep the whole night' recount Bangladesh cricketers, reminiscing Tigers' maiden match
Bangladesh players share their experiences of playing in Bangladesh's first ever Test, the emotions they went through, the challenges and some advise for Afghanistan as they head towards history.
AIUDF slams Bipin Rawat for his Bangladeshi immigrant remark, says army chief should not indulge in politics
AIUDF's Aminul Islam addressed a press conference in Guwahati saying Bipin Rawat's remarks lack reality & that the army chief shouldn't indulge in politics.
ICC Under-19 World Cup 2018: Captain Harry Brook stars in England's comprehensive win over Bangladesh
England captain, Harry Brook, shines with unbeaten 84-ball 102 in seven-wicket defeat of Bangladesh in heavyweight Group C encounter, almost certain of knockout spot.
'People have cancer because of their sins and this is divine justice', says Assam minister Himanta Biswa Sarma
Assam Health Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma has kicked up a storm with his remarks that some people suffer from life-threatening diseases such as cancer because of sins committed in the past which he called "divine justice".
Test cricket, as it is, is very hard to master even for seasoned professionals, and Bangladesh is trying to have their youngsters learn to play it while playing it.
Assam Assembly Speaker Hitendra Nath Goswami on Monday suspended AIUDF MLA Aminul Islam for three days for using Facebook Live to telecast his speech from inside the House.
The BJP has five members in the 126-member House.
The nomination papers of the three contestants were found valid on the day of scrutiny on 21 May and no nomination was withdrawn today.