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Government of India
Election Commission
15 APR 2019 5:00PM by PIB Delhi
Second Phase of General Elections in Assam on 18th April

Assam

Assam will go to Polls in Second Phase of General Elections on 18th April. Polling will be held in 5 Lok Sabha Seats of Karimganj, Silchar, Autonomous District, Mangaldoi and Nawgong.

50 candidates, including 3 women, 19 Independents and 7 others, will be contesting for these 5 Lok Sabha seats.

6910592 voters comprising of 3554460 males, 3355952 females and 180 voters in Third Gender category will cast their votes in this phase.

8992 Polling stations have been set up for smooth conduct of Polls in the state.  

 

 

Following is the distribution of voters in Assam General Elections in Phase 2: —


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Following is the detail of contesting parties: —

 

No. of Parliamentary Constituencies (PCs)

Total PCs: 14

PCs in 2nd Phase: 5
 

 

 

 

Details of Contesting Parties:

Party

No. of Contesting Candidates

BJP

05

INC

05

All India Trinamool Congress

04

All India Forward Bloc

02

All India United Democratic Front

01

National People’s Party

02

Socialist Unity Centre of India (Communist)

03

Assam Jana Morcha

02

Others

07

Independents

19

No. of Candidates

Total candidates: 50

Women candidates: 03

 

 

 

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