Senior BJP chief and Assam minister Himanta Biswa Sarma has claimed that the Congress get together in its ongoing marketing campaign ‘Axom Basaon Ahok’ has used an image of tea backyard from Taiwan. Biswa stated that the grand previous get together leaders can not even recognise Assam. The error, he stated, was an insult to the individuals of Assam and the tea backyard staff.
“Official Congress marketing campaign web page is utilizing picture of tea backyard from Taiwan to say “Assam Bachao”. Congress leaders can’t even acknowledge Assam? That is an insult of Assam and Tea Backyard staff of our state,” he tweeted.
The BJP chief additionally tweeted the picture of Congress’ ‘Assam Bacha (save Assam)’ marketing campaign alongside one other screenshot from Fotosearch that stated it was a photograph from the Nantou Tea backyard in Taiwan.
Notably, the difficulty of tea backyard staff is among the main points within the meeting elections. With near 10 lakh tea staff and over 60 lakh inhabitants of the tea tribe neighborhood, they’re a significant vote financial institution in Assam. Over time, Assam tea votes have seen a shift from Congress to the BJP. The tea tribe neighborhood is a figuring out think about as many as 35 meeting seats, out of a complete 126.
Elections to the 126-member meeting might be held in three phases. Whereas first part will cowl 48 seats on March 27, 39 seats will go to polls within the second part on April 1. The remaining 40 seats will go to polls within the third and last part on April 6. Outcomes might be declared on Might 2.