Gujarat Assembly Election 2017: Over 60,000 Security Forces To Be Deployed In State For Poll Duty



Over 60,000 security personnel from para-military and state police forces are to be deployed in Gujarat for the upcoming Assembly election in the state.

Besides, the Centre has kept ready about 650 train coaches for the movement of the security personnel for poll duty in the state during the two-phase election for the 182-seat Gujarat Assembly.

The 14th Gujarat Assembly election is scheduled to be held on 9 and 14 December this year. The Centre has requisitioned 500 companies of central armed police and state police forces for the Gujarat elections, according to a government source.


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