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GMC polling underway

Amid tight security polling in the Guwahati civic bodies begins across the city. Over 7 lakh voters are free to decide on the fate of172 ward councillors along with 356 area sabha candidates. The polling started at 7 in the morning at 862 stations. Assamtimes team came to see huge queue of voters in Beltola, Paltanbazar, Chandmari areas even before the voting started. The polling will end at 4 in the afternooo. If this weather stays the voting is expected to be higher. Counting will take place on June 24. Assam will give quick update of the polling throughout on Wednesday.

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