EC Meet for Election in five states
Election Commission to hold a meeting today to finalize the schedule for Assembly elections in 5 states.
Election commission to announce schedule of assembly polls for Assam, West Bengal, Puducherry, Tamil Nadu and Kerala .
On January 21, the full bench of the EC led by Chief Election Commissioner Sunil Arora visited West Bengal and held a meeting in Kolkata with top bureaucrats and leaders of all political parties in West Bengal to discuss preparedness and hear grievances or suggestions for the upcoming Assembly Poll. Election Commissioners Sushil Chandra and Rajeev Kumar also accompanied Arora.
The EC, sensing law and order issues, has suggested to increase the number of paramilitary forces during the polls. They have also sought a report on existing movable and non-movable infrastructures in the State to hold free and fair polls in the State.