"The figure is likely to cross 75 per cent as reports from remote areas are still coming in", Additional Chief Electoral Officer M C Sahu said.
Deputy Election Commissioner Alok Shukla told reporters in New Delhi that polling was "very, very peaceful today. No major incident of violence has taken place".
Image: Women queue up to cast their votes during the first phase of Assam assembly elections in Lakhimpur on Monday.
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