The Assam Kaziranga University

As the Lok Sabha election dates were disclosed, the District Commissioner of Kamrup Metropolitan district convened a crucial meeting to discuss poll arrangements.

DC Sumit Sattawan outlined measures for the smooth conduct of polls in Guwahati Constituency, which comprises 10 assembly segments.

With a total of 20,19,444 voters across these segments, including 9,93,268 male, 10,26,118 female, and 58 third gender voters, preparations are in full swing.

Notably, elderly citizens above 85 years can vote via postal ballots from home, with approximately 8,000 such voters in Guwahati.

The Maniram Dewan Trade Centre is designated as the distribution center and strong room this time, with notification set for April 12, 2024.

Key dates include nomination filing from April 12-19, scrutiny on April 20, and withdrawal until April 22, leading to polling on May 7, 2024.

Additionally, 2,181 polling stations are established, with 25 flying squad teams and a dedicated helpline (1950) for election-related complaints.

The Election Commission unveiled a three-phase voting schedule, with Assam polls slated for April 19, April 26, and May 7, 2024.

The Assam Kaziranga University