Full EC to visit Bihar tomorrow

The full Election Commission will visit Bihar Tuesday to review the poll preparations in the state which will witness six-phased Assembly polls from October 21.

Updated: Oct 11, 2010, 14:39 PM IST

New Delhi: The full Election Commission
will visit Bihar Tuesday to review the poll preparations in the state which will witness six-phased Assembly polls from October 21.

Chief Election Commissioner S Y Quraishi and Election
Commissioners V S Sampath and H S Brahma will visit the state
for two days and hold discussions with senior civil and police
officials and also meet representatives of political parties.

They will visit Bhagalpur and Muzzafarpur and will
review the election arrangements in the districts going to
polls in the first four phases.
The Commission has also sent its Deputy Election
Commissioner J P Prakash and Director General of Election
Monitoring Division P K Das to the state.
Elections to the state would be held on October 21, 24,
28 and on November 1, 9 and 20.

PTI