Assembly Polls 2021: Voting in five states including West Bengal and Assam tomorrow

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By: Jeet Ghosh

Last Update: 2021-04-05 22:48:35 IST

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According to information received from Election Commission sources, 832 companies of central forces will be deployed in Bengal in the third phase, out of which 618 companies will take up the front at 10871 booths. The maximum number of 307 companies will be deployed in South 24 Parganas district.

The third phase of polling for 31 seats in the three districts of South 24 Parganas, Hooghly and Howrah, which are considered strongholds of the Trinamool Congress in Bengal, will be held on Tuesday. Declaring all 31 seats as sensitive, Section 144 has been implemented. 

On Tuesday, polling will be held for the third and final phase of 40 seats in Assam and 234, 140 and 30 seats in the single phase for Tamil Nadu, Kerala and Puducherry respectively. There are 2998 candidates in the fray in Tamil Nadu, 337 in Assam, 957 in Kerala and 324 in the Union Territory of Puducherry.

In Bengal, a total of 78,52,425 voters will decide the political fate of 205 candidates in 16 seats of South 24 Parganas, eight in Hooghly and seven seats in Howrah. In the last assembly election, the Trinamool won 29 of these 31 seats, including 15 in South 24 Parganas, six in Hooghly and eight in Howrah. The Left Front-Congress alliance won one seat each in Howrah and South 24 Parganas. 

According to information received from Election Commission sources, 832 companies of central forces will be deployed in the third phase, out of which 618 companies will take over 10,871 booths. The maximum number of 307 companies will be deployed in South 24 Parganas district.

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