It is learnt that the security in North and East has been tightened in view of the LG elections to be held there and as the incidents of the candidates , supporters and the offices of the parties being attacked going on the increase.
Political parties are holding propaganda meetings and the candidadtes are in vote hunt going from doorstep to doorstep. Incidents of candidates and supporters who go on canvassing being attacked are more in North and East also number of such incidents have increased. Election offices being attacked also has occurred in large numbers.
In this context the security has been increased in the North and the East in order to prevent untoward incidents occurring. Additional police men and STF also had been engaged in large numbers.