Guwahati, December 5, 2018:

During the first phase of the Assam Panchayat polls, a lot of mismatches in the electoral rolls as well as the party/candidate symbol on the ballot papers were reported from various polling stations in the state.

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The voting began at around 7 am today  with tight security in 16 districts. There were several incidents were the symbols of the candidates were found to have several anomalies.
In Titabor it was seen that a Congress candidates symbol was a lotus whereas, BJP’s candidate had a hand as her symbol for voting.

Similar incidents were reported from various other locations as well.

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