Counting of BTC polls starts

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Published: December 12,2020 08:10 AM
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December 12, 2020: The counting of votes for the polls to the Bodoland Territorial Council have started from 8 AM on Saturday.

December 12, 2020: The counting of votes for the polls to the Bodoland Territorial Council have started from 8 AM on Saturday.



The counting is being held in 10 sub division headquarters of 4 districts.



The counting is underway in Kokrajhar, Gossaigaon, Parbatjhora, Chirang, Bijni, Tamulpur, Bhergaon, Udalguri, Salbari and Mushalpur.



The fates of 241 candidates for 40 constituencies of BTC will be decided in today’s counting.



Overall 77.9% turnout was recorded in the polls held in two phases. While 77% was recorded in first phase on December 7, 78.8% was recorded in second phase held on December 10.



Apart from ruling BPF; BJP, UPPL, Congress and AIUDF are in the fray in this election.



In the first phase, polling was held in 21 constituencies of Udalguri and Baksa districts while 19 constituencies of Kokrajhar and Chirang were held on Thursday.