The BJP Assam Vision Document 2016-2025 promised to work closely with the Centre for “complete sealing of the Indo-Bangladesh border in the state” if it was voted to power.
Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi went a step further and called the BJP an “outside force”, likening the party to the Mughals who invaded Assam several times.
Usually there are 100 personnel in one company, but it may vary in some cases.
In the Sonowal-Kachari Autonomous Council too,the Congress could manage to win only 14 of the 24 seats at stake.
The health minister won from Jalukbari constituency for the third consecutive time by a record margin of 77,371 vote.
He said the people were by and large satisfied with their party’s work.
PM Manmohan Singh had campaigned for Narah,whose wife is the Lok Sabha MP from Lakhimpur.
Gogoi had taken over the reins of power for the first time on May 17,2001.
The Congress appears to be inching towards getting majority in the 126-member Assembly.
Amidst tight security,the chief minister was present in the temple premises for nearly half-an-hour.
Gogoi claimed that Cong would return to form the government for the third consecutive time in Assam.
He said situation will not remain the same in Andhra Pradesh and Tamil Nadu as well.
It is not the leaders but their choppers that are drawing people to election rallies in remote areas in Assam.
Samudra Gupta captures the mood in opposing camps on day of first phase of Assam polling.
Two days before the first phase of Assembly polls in Assam,insurgents gunned down four jawans.