Assam | Tiwa Autonomous Council Election today

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Published: December 17,2020 08:11 AM
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December 17, 2020: The Tiwa Autonomous Council (TAC) Election in middle Assam will take place today.

December 17, 2020: The Tiwa Autonomous Council (TAC) Election in middle Assam will take place today.



A total of 36 constituencies falling under TAC will go to election in parts of Morigaon, Nagaon, Hojai and Kamrup (M) districts. The district administration in these four districts is all prepared for the election.



Voting counters have been increased keeping in mind the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.



It may be added that the state govt had earlier declared today as paid holiday in all factories, plantations, shops & commercial establishments, industries, workshops, banking institutions etc. to enable the workers/employees to cast their votes within the jurisdiction of Tiwa Autonomous Council Area Districts on account of the election.



On the other hand, Amri Karbi groups in six constituencies under Dimoria tribal block in Kamrup (M)district of Assam have decided to boycott the election demanding exclusion of the six constituencies under Dimoria tribal block from the ambit of the TAC polls.