Assam polls: Second phase voting begins

Guwahati:Voting has started for the second and final phase of the crucial assembly polls for 61 constituencies in Assam on Monday. There are a total of 1,04,35,277 voters eligible to cast their ballot in the second phase. Out of this eligible voters 50,44,051 are women and 22 are third gender.

There are 525 candidates in the fray and 48 of them are women. Polling will be held in 12,699 polling stations across the state. The first phase of polling for 65 constituencies were held in Assam on April 4 which remained peaceful and recorded 83.20 percent of polling.