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Voting underway in 47 seats

Guwahati: Amid an unprecedented security arrangement, brisk polling is going on in 47 assembly constituencies where both BJP and Congress have high hopes on Saturday. 

Polling began on a brisk note at 7 in the morning where the voters lined up to exercise their franchise. 

Chief minister Sarbanabd Sonowal, opposition leader Debabrata Saikia, assembly Speaker Hitendranath Goswami. State Congress president Ripun Bora are prominent among those are in the fray on Saturday. 

The polling which began at 7 in the morning will end at 6 in the afternoon.

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