Assam, Tripura kickstart LS polls

UPDATED ON APR 07, 2014 06:23 PM IST 12 Photos
1 / 12
Vote awareness placards are seen on a fence as voters wait in line outside a polling station in Dibrugarh. (AFP photo)

Vote awareness placards are seen on a fence as voters wait in line outside a polling station in Dibrugarh. (AFP photo)

UPDATED ON APR 07, 2014 06:23 PM IST
2 / 12
People show their voter identity card as they queue to cast their vote at a polling booth at Dhekiajuli under Sonitpur district in Guwahati. (PTI Photo)

People show their voter identity card as they queue to cast their vote at a polling booth at Dhekiajuli under Sonitpur district in Guwahati. (PTI Photo)

UPDATED ON APR 07, 2014 06:23 PM IST
3 / 12
Security guard keeping vigil as women queue up to cast their vote, outside a polling center at Koliabor in Nagaon district of Assam. (PTI Photo)

Security guard keeping vigil as women queue up to cast their vote, outside a polling center at Koliabor in Nagaon district of Assam. (PTI Photo)

UPDATED ON APR 07, 2014 06:23 PM IST
4 / 12
Assam chief minister Tarun Gogoi (C), accompanied by his wife Dolly (L) pose with their ink-stained fingers after having cast their votes in Jorhat some 310 kms east of Guwahati. (AFP photo)

Assam chief minister Tarun Gogoi (C), accompanied by his wife Dolly (L) pose with their ink-stained fingers after having cast their votes in Jorhat some 310 kms east of Guwahati. (AFP photo)

UPDATED ON APR 07, 2014 06:23 PM IST
5 / 12
An election officer applies an indelible ink mark on the finger of a woman during the first phase of elections in Dibrugarh, Assam. (AP Photo)

An election officer applies an indelible ink mark on the finger of a woman during the first phase of elections in Dibrugarh, Assam. (AP Photo)

UPDATED ON APR 07, 2014 06:23 PM IST
6 / 12
A voter shows her ink-marked finger after after casting her ballot at a polling booth at Pachmile village, in Assam. (AFP photo)

A voter shows her ink-marked finger after after casting her ballot at a polling booth at Pachmile village, in Assam. (AFP photo)

UPDATED ON APR 07, 2014 06:23 PM IST
7 / 12
Tripura CM Manik Sarkar gets his finger marked with ink by an election official as he votes at a polling station in Agartala, Tripura. (AFP photo)

Tripura CM Manik Sarkar gets his finger marked with ink by an election official as he votes at a polling station in Agartala, Tripura. (AFP photo)

UPDATED ON APR 07, 2014 06:23 PM IST
8 / 12
Election Commission officials seal an Electronic Voting Machine (EVM) prior to the start of voting at a polling station in Dibrugarh, Assam. (AFP photo)

Election Commission officials seal an Electronic Voting Machine (EVM) prior to the start of voting at a polling station in Dibrugarh, Assam. (AFP photo)

UPDATED ON APR 07, 2014 06:23 PM IST
9 / 12
Voters line up to cast their vote outside a polling station in Nakhrai village in Tinsukia district in Assam. (Reuters photo)

Voters line up to cast their vote outside a polling station in Nakhrai village in Tinsukia district in Assam. (Reuters photo)

UPDATED ON APR 07, 2014 06:23 PM IST
10 / 12
Election Commission officials seal an Electronic Voting Machine (EVM) prior to the start of voting at a polling station in Dibrugarh, Assam. (AFP photo)

Election Commission officials seal an Electronic Voting Machine (EVM) prior to the start of voting at a polling station in Dibrugarh, Assam. (AFP photo)

UPDATED ON APR 07, 2014 06:23 PM IST
11 / 12
Voters pose with identification as they wait in line to vote outside a polling station in Koliabor, Assam. (AFP photo)

Voters pose with identification as they wait in line to vote outside a polling station in Koliabor, Assam. (AFP photo)

UPDATED ON APR 07, 2014 06:23 PM IST
12 / 12
Voters wait in line outside a polling station in Dibrugarh during Lok Sabha elections. (AFP photo)

Voters wait in line outside a polling station in Dibrugarh during Lok Sabha elections. (AFP photo)

UPDATED ON APR 07, 2014 06:23 PM IST
SHARE
Story Saved