32K Central Forces Personnel To Be Deployed For Gujarat Election


Gandhinagar: More than 32,000 personnel from the central armed forces such as the CRPF and the BSF, and around 55,000 from the state police are expected to be deployed for the upcoming Gujarat assembly elections, an official said on Tuesday.

As per the requirement of the Election Commission, around 320 companies of central armed police forces are likely to be deployed in Gujarat. Around 55,000 state police personnel are likely to be deployed in Gujarat.

The schedule for the 182-member Gujarat assembly is expected to be announced within the next few days.