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Lok Sabha Elections 2019: Setting up a polling booth is not that easy at Assam's Nimati Ghat. Take a look

Updated : April 10, 2019 05:45 PM IST

Those living in cities hardly know what it takes to set up a single polling booth in some corners of the country. Northeast is one such region where election officials are seen climbing mountains and crossing rivers to set up polling booths. Take a look at some of the pictures:

Indian paramilitary soldiers disembark from a ferry through the river Brahmaputra as they arrive ahead of the first phase of elections at Nimati Ghat in Jorhat, Assam, India, Tuesday, April 9, 2019. India's general elections will be held in seven phases starting April 11. (AP Photo/Anupam Nath)
Indian paramilitary soldiers disembark from a ferry through the river Brahmaputra as they arrive ahead of the first phase of elections at Nimati Ghat in Jorhat, Assam, India, Tuesday, April 9, 2019. India's general elections will be held in seven phases starting April 11. (AP Photo/Anupam Nath)
Indian election officials carry election material after disembarking from a ferry through the river Brahmaputra ahead of the first phase of elections at Nimati Ghat in Jorhat, Assam, India, Tuesday, April 9, 2019. India's general elections will be held in seven phases starting April 11. (AP Photo/Anupam Nath)
Indian election officials carry election material after disembarking from a ferry through the river Brahmaputra ahead of the first phase of elections at Nimati Ghat in Jorhat, Assam, India, Tuesday, April 9, 2019. India's general elections will be held in seven phases starting April 11. (AP Photo/Anupam Nath)
Indian election officials carry election material after disembarking from a ferry through the river Brahmaputra ahead of the first phase of elections at Nimati Ghat in Jorhat, Assam, India, Tuesday, April 9, 2019. India's general elections will be held in seven phases starting April 11. (AP Photo/Anupam Nath)
Indian election officials carry election material after disembarking from a ferry through the river Brahmaputra ahead of the first phase of elections at Nimati Ghat in Jorhat, Assam, India, Tuesday, April 9, 2019. India's general elections will be held in seven phases starting April 11. (AP Photo/Anupam Nath)
Indian election officials carry election material after disembarking from a ferry through the river Brahmaputra ahead of the first phase of elections at Nimati Ghat in Jorhat, Assam, India, Tuesday, April 9, 2019. India's general elections will be held in seven phases starting April 11. (AP Photo/Anupam Nath)
Indian election officials carry election material after disembarking from a ferry through the river Brahmaputra ahead of the first phase of elections at Nimati Ghat in Jorhat, Assam, India, Tuesday, April 9, 2019. India's general elections will be held in seven phases starting April 11. (AP Photo/Anupam Nath)
Indian election officials carry election material after disembarking from a ferry through the river Brahmaputra ahead of the first phase of elections at Nimati Ghat in Jorhat, Assam, India, Tuesday, April 9, 2019. India's general elections will be held in seven phases starting April 11. (AP Photo/Anupam Nath)
Indian election officials carry election material after disembarking from a ferry through the river Brahmaputra ahead of the first phase of elections at Nimati Ghat in Jorhat, Assam, India, Tuesday, April 9, 2019. India's general elections will be held in seven phases starting April 11. (AP Photo/Anupam Nath)
Indian paramilitary soldiers check a paper for their vehicles after disembarking from a ferry through the river Brahmaputra ahead of the first phase of elections at Nimati Ghat in Jorhat, Assam, India, Tuesday, April 9, 2019. India's general elections will be held in seven phases starting April 11. (AP Photo/Anupam Nath)
Indian paramilitary soldiers check a paper for their vehicles after disembarking from a ferry through the river Brahmaputra ahead of the first phase of elections at Nimati Ghat in Jorhat, Assam, India, Tuesday, April 9, 2019. India's general elections will be held in seven phases starting April 11. (AP Photo/Anupam Nath)
Indian paramilitary soldiers carry their luggage after disembarking from a ferry through the river Brahmaputra ahead of the first phase of elections at Nimati Ghat in Jorhat, Assam, India, Tuesday, April 9, 2019. India's general elections will be held in seven phases starting April 11. (AP Photo/Anupam Nath)
Indian paramilitary soldiers carry their luggage after disembarking from a ferry through the river Brahmaputra ahead of the first phase of elections at Nimati Ghat in Jorhat, Assam, India, Tuesday, April 9, 2019. India's general elections will be held in seven phases starting April 11. (AP Photo/Anupam Nath)
Indian election officials and paramilitary soldiers travel with election material on a ferry through the river Brahmaputra ahead of the first phase of elections in Nimati Ghat in Jorhat, Assam, India, Tuesday, April 9, 2019. India's general elections will be held in seven phases starting April 11. (AP Photo/Anupam Nath)
Indian election officials and paramilitary soldiers travel with election material on a ferry through the river Brahmaputra ahead of the first phase of elections in Nimati Ghat in Jorhat, Assam, India, Tuesday, April 9, 2019. India's general elections will be held in seven phases starting April 11. (AP Photo/Anupam Nath)
A three-wheeler fitted with loudspeakers for election campaign runs along the river Brahmaputra on the last day of the first phase election campaign at Nimatighat in Jorhat, India, Tuesday, April 9, 2019. (AP Photo/Anupam Nath)
A three-wheeler fitted with loudspeakers for election campaign runs along the river Brahmaputra on the last day of the first phase election campaign at Nimatighat in Jorhat, India, Tuesday, April 9, 2019. (AP Photo/Anupam Nath)
Indian election officials disembark from a ferry through the river Brahmaputra as they arrive ahead of the first phase of elections at Nimati Ghat in Jorhat, Assam, India, Tuesday, April 9, 2019. India's general elections will be held in seven phases starting April 11. (AP Photo/Anupam Nath)
Indian election officials disembark from a ferry through the river Brahmaputra as they arrive ahead of the first phase of elections at Nimati Ghat in Jorhat, Assam, India, Tuesday, April 9, 2019. India's general elections will be held in seven phases starting April 11. (AP Photo/Anupam Nath)
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