Reports said Congress has plans to shift the candidates to some hotels in Guwahati, Tezpur, and Kaziranga on April 22 and keep them out of bounds from poachers.
The pictures and videos of the bulging unmasked crowds exemplify super spreader characteristics and spell what may follow.
Assam elections: ECI orders repolling in four booths on April 20 after seizure of EVM from MLA's car
In a letter to Assam CEO, EC said that repolling will be held at the polling stations in Ratabari, Sonai and Haflong constituencies on April 20.
The AIUDF is a component of Assam’s 10-party and Congress-led grand alliance of Opposition. It was formed two months back to oust the BJP from power.
Police sources said Laskar was interrogated twice for several hours during the last 48 hours and his statements have been recorded in front of a magistrate.
Polling was by and large peaceful although there were some stray incidents of violence.
Polling for 40 seats in the final phase of the assembly elections in Assam is underway and it will decide the fate of 337 candidates.
While the Baladmari Chah Bagan Model Polling Station is based on the concept of 'award red carpet', Makhipara Govt JB School's polling station is based on the concept of Unity and Diversity.
Assam will witness the third and final phase of voting, while it’s a single-phase for Kerala, TN and Puducherry. For Bengal, it’s the 3rd of the 8th-phase voting that will end on April 29.
Bengali-speaking Muslims, considered to be the vote bank of Congress and the minority-based AIUDF, are large majorities in several of these seats.
Claims and counter-claims of violence including attacks on TMC's Sujata Mondal, Najmul Karim and BJP's Papia Adhikary marred the polling process in Bengal.
The incident was reported from the 107(A) Khotlir Lower Primary School polling booth in the Haflong Assembly segment.
This year, the main contest is between the alliances led by the BJP and Congress.
The PM, so far, held 16 rallies in Assam and West Bengal, and seven in Tamil Nadu, Kerala and Puducherry.
The incident of theft at the office of the Election Officer was reported during the morning of Saturday, as per an official statement.