In Dhubri district there are 14,370 nos. of D-voters, out of which 3,732 are male and 10,668 are female voters. Now, after the recent judgment passed by the Gauhati High Court on D-voters, there is almost a panic like situations among them and some strange stories are now around the corner.
There is one such story on some Sampa Sarkar, a resident of Word No.6 of Dhubri town. She told before media persons that two persons arrived at her residence a few days ago and was trying to serve a notice declaring her as a D-Voter, which she denied to receive. According to her, all of her family members had voted in the recently concluded assembly election and prior to that, they had also voted in the parliamentary election.. It is also heard that a retired Air Force Personnel, Principal of Govt. Higher School and even working headmaster of a Govt. Lower Primary School who acted as Presiding/polling officer in the last Assembly election are apprehending arrest by the police as the cases against them are referred and pending before Foreigners Tribunal. There is also allegation that D-voters of this district are facing lots of harassment either in the hands of police or by other implementing agencies.