WB council polls: Police baton charged on folks

Uttar Dinajpur [West Bengal], could sixteen (ANI): Police baton charged on folks in Uttar Dinajpur district’s Goalpokhar as a crowd-control live throughout the re-polling of council polls.
This happened as a results of people’s agitation once the re-polling started late in booth range 36/37.
The re-polling of council polls in province is being persisted weekday in 568 council election booths unfold across nineteen districts of the state.
The booths, wherever re-polling is going down, embody sixty three in Murshidabad, fifty two in Coochbehar, twenty eight in West Midnapore and ten in Hooghly among others.
The State commission had ordered the re-poll, following complaints of violence throughout the polls on weekday.
The poll panel has asked the authorities and also the police to create elaborate security arrangements in order that polling may be control in an exceedingly free and honest manner.
The tally of votes are going to be persisted could seventeen.
The council elections in province saw huge-scale clashes on weekday between the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and also the Trinamool Congress (TMC) staff, leading to the death of a minimum of twelve folks.
The Congress, Communist Party of Republic of India (Marxist), Revolutionary party (RSP) and different parties of the Left Front conjointly staged a protest outside State commission in Kolkata against the incidents of violence.
Taking note of the incident, the Ministry of Home Affairs conjointly wanted a report from the authorities relating to incidents of violence throughout council Election within the state.
The balloting happened for 621 zilla parishads, over six thousand council samitis, and nearly thirty one thousand gram panchayats.

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