Sonari : In an unfortunate incident that took place on the first day of polling in the state, one woman voter died after waiting in the queue under the scorching sun.
As per reports, the woman voter died due to high Blood pressure after coming out in the scorching heat for voting at Sonari in Jorhat. The woman has been identified as Nasima Khatoon , wife of one Mehboob Hussain.
As per the statement given by the husband of the woman, the lady came stepped out of her home to move towards the polling station when she falls down and become unconscious. Doctors have reported her to have died due to stroke occurring due to high Blood pressure.
As soon as the woman falls down, family members of the deceased woman take her to the Sonari Medical Centre where the doctors pronounce her to be brought dead. The death of the woman has put the entire village under a pall of gloom.