The District Police Office of Saptari has said that all 478 polling centers of 295 polling stations are categorized as sensitive.
331 polling centers of 207 polling stations are very sensitive and 147 polling centers of 88 polling stations are categorized as sensitive according to SP Mukesh Kumar Singh of DPO. He said that there are no polling stations categorized to be a normal.
Targeting the upcoming election, in Saptari, 3160 temporary police, armed police force and Nepal army has been mobilized. There will be about 36 mobile patrolling vehicles during the election according to the police.
SP Singh said that the security of the district will be tightened by adding extra manpower. There will be at least 11 police deployed in command of SI or ASI in each polling station.
Manohar Kumar Pokhrel