525 Companies of Security Forces for Assam Polls
Guwahati: The second and final phase of Assembly polls on Monday will decide the fate of 525 candidates and 61 Assembly constituencies . Around 525 companies of security forces are pressed into the poll duties. There are 1,04,53,231 electors of which 53,91,204 are male, 50,44,051 female and 22 third gender 22. There are around 12,699 polling stations. Nearly 3890 polling stations are marked as sensitive. There are 1,671 hypersensitive polling stations, 739 critical ones and the number of polling stations in shadow area are 358.In this phase, there is 182 candidates from recognised political party. Congress is contesting 57 seats, BJP is contesting 35 seats while CPI is fighting five seats among otherrs. CPM is contesting 9, AGP is fighting in 19 constituencies, All India United Democratic Front is in fray in 47 and Bodoland Peoples Front is contesting in 10 seats.