Manipur: EC directs posting of full time SPs

Election Commission today directed the Manipur government to appoint full time superintendents of police in the districts before the assembly polls scheduled on January 28, official sources said.

Last Updated: Dec 28, 2011, 13:12 PM IST

Imphal: Election Commission today directed
the Manipur government to appoint full time superintendents of
police in the districts before the assembly polls scheduled on
January 28, official sources said.

Some deputy inspectors general of police were looking
after the offices of SPs in districts like Imphal east and
Imphal west.

The sources said the EC has said there should be
full-fledged SPs at these districts and asked the state
government to post full security at all places.

PTI