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Assam: Identity as Strategy

Identity as Strategy The two phases of assembly elections in Assam held on April 3 and 10 saw a remarkably high voter turnout (75.47 per cent); this has been in keeping with similar levels noted in previous elections in the state. However, the relatively peaceful atmosphere in which elections were conducted was a sharp contrast to the pre-election scenario of 2001, that was marred by violence attributed to the United Liberation Front of Asom (ULFA), campaigning for a sovereign

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