GUWAHATI: The second phase of Assam polls started on Monday in 12,699 polling centres across the 61 constituencies of Assam.
Till 11 am, 30 percent voting has been completed in the state. In Guwahati, among the four assembly constituencies, 30 percent voting completed in East Guwahati, 31 percent in West Guwahati, 33 percent in Jalukbari and 34 percent voting completed in Dispur constituency.
525 candidates are in the fray for the second phase of assembly elections among which 44 are female candidates.
Reports of technical snag in many Electronic Voting Machines(EVM) have been reported in Guwahati and across the state.
In No.148 polling booth in Jalukbari EVM machine has been replaced. Likewise in Baksa, in No. 143 poling booth, in Katle Gaon, EVM machine have been replaced following technical snag.