Prime Minister Narendra Modi is all set to begin the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) campaign in Assam today with a jam packed schedules of four rallies today in Tinsukia, Majuli, Bihpuria, Bokakhat and a meeting with locals at Jorhat.
He will become the first Prime Minister to visit Majuli, an island located in between river Brahmaputra and Lohit. Prime Minister Modi’s Assam campaign comes in stark contrast to his massive 40 rallies in Bihar.
Polling in Majhuli will take place in the first phase of voting on April 4.
The Election Commission has announced two-phase voting for the 14th Assam assembly elections on April 4 and 11. The votes will be counted on May 19.
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