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Rigging, booth capturing in panchayat poll

Rigging and booth capturing is reported in many places of Assam in the third phase of pnachayat polls which is going on. According to information, a booth capturing incident rocked Morigaon district in the first half hours. In Barpeta a few booths have been captured by the miscreants. Similar incidents have been reported in Barak valley also. The voting began at 7 in the morning to end at 5 in the evening. Turn out so far is said to be seventy per cent.
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