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144 Kolkata Wards Vote In Civic Polls Today, 23,000 Cops On Duty


144 Kolkata Wards Vote In Civic Polls Today, 23,000 Cops On Duty

Kolkata Municipal Company Polls: Voting will proceed until 5 PM.

Kolkata:

Polling in all of the 144 wards of Kolkata Municipal Company (KMC) started at 7 AM on Sunday with strict adherence to COVID-19 protocols amid tight safety preparations.

State Election Fee Secretary Nilanjan Sandilya stated that every one mandatory measures have been taken to make sure free and truthful elections.

Voting is being held at 4,959 polling cubicles and it’ll proceed until 5 PM, he stated.

Round 23,000 Kolkata Police personnel have been deployed throughout the town, and route marches and space domination workout routines carried out in varied components of the metropolis, an officer of the pressure stated.

Greater than 200 police pickets have additionally been arrange at essential factors throughout the town, he stated.

The ruling Trinamool Congress is combating to retain the civic board for the third consecutive time period, whereas the BJP will contest CPI(M) to safe the second place. The TMC had swept all of the 16 meeting segments within the metropolis on this 12 months’s meeting elections.

The counting of votes will happen on December 21. 

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