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Patakura election will be held twomorrow

Kendrapara: The stage is set for the much-awaited election to Patkura Assembly constituency in Kendrapara district, as around 2,44,747 voters will decide the fate of ten candidates with the segment going to polls tomorrow.The polling will be held from 7 AM to 6 PM in as many as 309 booths across the assembly segment.

At least four companies of the Central Armed Police Forces (CAPF) jawans will be deployed in the booths to maintain law and order and ensure smooth polling. This apart, CCTV cameras have been installed in hyper sensitive and sensitive booths to keep an eye on the anti-social elements.

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