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Lok Sabha elections 2019: Security up for 7th phase polls in West Bengal, 602 para military companies deployed

Updated : May 10, 2019 10:30 AM IST

The Junglemahal, which covers three Lok Sabha seats of Purulia, Bankura and Jhargram, is Maoist-affected.
The Centre has decided to deploy 602 companies of Central Armed Police Forces (the CRPF, BSF, CISF, SSB, ITBP, RPF, RAF) besides that of state armed police for election duties.
Mandatory Quick Reaction Teams (QRTs), 547 Quick Action Teams (QATs) and 108 additional QATs have been instructed to be on the move.
Lok Sabha elections 2019: Security up for 7th phase polls in West Bengal, 602 para military companies deployed

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