| April 2, 2009 at 07:52 am
Today,the congress candidate for 11 Kaliabor Parliamentary Constituency Dip Gogoi submitted his nomination for candidature to the Returning Officer of Nagaon district Dr. J. Balaji. Dip Gogoi entered the office premise with a huge crowd of his supporters.Dip Gogoi was accompanied by Forest and Tourism Minister of <?xml:namespace prefix = st1 />Assam, Rockybul Hussain and Education minister of Assam Gautam Bora. After submission of his nomination,while comming out from the office campus,he addressed his supporters and requested them to work actively for the party. India will hold general elections to the 15th Lok Sabha in 5 phases on April 16, April 22, April 23, April 30, May 7 and May 13, 2009. The results of the election will be announced in single phase on May 16, 2009.With the last elections held in 2004, the term of the 14th Lok Sabha expires on June 1, 2009. During the budget presented in February 2009, Rupees 1,120 Crores (Approx. EUR 180 M) was budgeted for election expenses.