North-East Democratic Alliance Convener Himanta Biswa Sarma cast his vote at Amingaon in the third and final phase of Assam Assembly polls which is underway in 40 seats on Tuesday.
Speaking to the media, Himanta Biswa Sarma after casting his vote said, “In the first phase, the BJP will get 40 out of 47 seats while in the second phase we are expecting 25 seats and in the final phase the party is expecting to win in 22 seats.”
The minister was accompanied by his wife Riniki Bhuyan Sarma and son Nandil Sarma.
He also said that in Jalukbari the voter turnout recorded in large numbers and this time also it is expected to turn out with more than 80 percent of polling in the constituency.
Meanwhile, Nandil Biswa Sharma as a first-time voter said, “I’m very much excited as a first-time voter. As a youth, I believe in development and for a state, development is very much necessary. I don’t have any plan to go with politics but my view on politics is empowering the people.”