Salboni: The Bengal Votes began today in Bengal’s Jangalmahal area. The Central Forces were taken the responsibility to do votes peacefully in West Bengal. But Some CRPF Jawans were Busy in shopping in Chandrokona Road area Instead of guarding. They are in relaxing mood when this area is Mao infested area. It’s reported that some jawans were buying sunglass when the ‘Pick Hour’ starts in Jangalmahal.
TV footage shows CRPF jawans busy in marketing instead of guarding the polling booths in Banduan’s Chila are. Eighteen Assembly constituencies in West Bengal mostly in the Jangalmahal area of the West Bengal Assembly Elections today.
Thirteen of the 18 seats have been identified by the Election Commission as leftwing-extremism affected, with voting ending in these at 4 p.m. as these are sensitive. This is the first phase in a larger election season in which five States will go to the poll.