Guwahati, Apr 11 : As first phase polling for General Election began today, Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal exuded the confidence of Narendra Modi-led government retaining power at the Centre.
“People want development, peace, harmony, security. And hence, they will vote for a second term for Narendra Modi,” Sonowal said, after casting his vote at a polling booth in Dibrugarh, under the same Lok Sabha constituency.
He said the people of Assam were also with the BJP-led government, both at the Centre and the state.“The people of Assam are also participating with greater enthusiasm in this election,” he added.
Polling is being held in five Lok Sabha constituencies of Assam in the first phase.UNI