GUWAHATI: Notification for the third phase of the Assam Assembly Election – 2021 was issued on Friday, where poll will be held on April 6 next.
Dates for filing nominations for this phase are fixed by March 19. Scrutiny will be held on March 20 and March 22 will be the last date for withdrawal of nominations. 40 state assembly constituencies will go to the poll on April 6.
It may be noted that facilities of postal ballots are introduced as an option this time for Persons with Disabilities (PwD), people above 80 years of age and COVID suspect or affected. These voters will be provided necessary facilities.
They have to apply within 5 days from the date of notification, i.e. by March 16. The concerned Booth Level Officers (BLO)s will visit their households to handover the required Form 12-D and collect it back by March 16.