EC Anticipates Post Poll Violence In AP

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Election Commission has been anticipating Post-Poll Violence in Andhra Pradesh after the declaration of results on May 23rd. This is why the Poll Body is deploying 10 companies of Paramilitary Forces in the Telugu State.

As many as 1,000 CRPF Personnel will be reaching Andhra Pradesh in the next couple of days to prevent untoward incidents from happening.


Election Commission suspects that Workers of the losing Political Party could resort to violence for venting out their anguish on the winning party. As a preventive measure, This decision was taken by the ECI after receiving request from AP's Chief Electoral Officer.

Better if Presidents of TDP and YSR Congress Parties appeal their party leaders and workers to maintain restraint. Or else, The emotionally-charged Partymen will end up troubling others and themselves with violent activities.