Along with the approaching date of parliamentary and provincial assembly election, the security has been tightened in the district according to the District Administration Office. In Kaplivastu, out of 333 polling stations, 153 are very sensitive, 65 sensitive and other polling stations are tagged as normal according to the analysis of District Security Committee.
Assistant Chief District Officer Rameshwor Aryal said that the security has been strengthened as per the sensitivity of the area. The categorization is based on geographical proximity, security, sensitivity and political tussle according to CDO Rameshwor Aryal.
According to the security committee of the district, 5300 security personnel has been mobilized for the security for making election free, fair and fearless. The District Election Office said that 3300 staffs will be deployed during the election.
Nanda Ram Paudel