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Voting over in Dhubri

Amid tight security, voting is over in Dhubri along with five other constituencies on Thursday.

The turn out till the end was in between 75 to 80 per cent. But the confirmed figures are expected on Friday.

Voters in large numbers were pouring on from early in the morning when polling formally started at 7 in the morning at 1940 booths in the entire constituency have  15,48, 849 electorates who have sealed  the fate of 15 candidates in the EVMs.

Guarded by security forces, voters waited in huge queues in front of the booths to exercise their franchise. Pollings are set to end by 5 in the evening.

The contest is expected to be between AIUDF Chief and sitting MP Badruddin Ajmal, Congress candidate Wazed Ali Choudhury and BJP's Debamoy Sanyal. Counting will take place on May 16. 


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