Golaghat DC Anowarul Haque published the schedule of election in Golaghat district at a press meet held on Saturday. As per schedule stated that the notification date would be issued on March 11, 2016, last date for making nominations on March 18, scrutiny of nominations on March 19, last date for withdrawal of candidature on 21st March, date of poll on April 4, counting of votes on May 19 and date before which election process would be completed on 21st May 2016 for the 1st phase General election to the legislative assembly of Assam.
Giving brief note in respect of Golaghat election district DC said there are two LAC, 95 Golaghat LAC and 96 Khumtai LAC and 221 Nos. polling stations in Golaghat LAC and 158 Nos. in Khumtai LAC. There are 173145 voters in which 88590 are male and 84555 are female in Golaghat LAC and 119294 voters in which 61110 are male and 58184 are female in Khumtai LAC. In the two LAC there are eleven zone and 35 nos. sector including 17 Nos. are considered as very sensitive zone, seven critical and 68 Nos. are sensitive zone.
Besides there are 775 D-voters with 376 male and 399 female and 702 Nos. are service voters with 483 male and 217 are female. DC stated that new generation voters would be increased in the coming assembly election, he appealed cooperation from public to smooth conducting the election.