Ahead of LS polls, 29 companies of central forces being moved from Jangalmahal to N Bengal: top official
| Friday | 5th April, 2019
For the first phase of the Lok Sabha elections, 29 companies of the Central forces are being moved from Jangalmahal area to North Bengal.
He had said a longer poll schedule would make it easier for the central forces to move.
Forces will be withdrawn from places like Purulia, Bankura, West Midnapore and Jhargram districts, which together form the Jangalmahal area.
A portion of the paramilitary forces from the Jangalmahal area will reach North Bengal by Friday, said a source.
Bengal is going to polls in seven phases because the state required more central forces.
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