Polling was by and large peaceful in 175 assembly and 25 Lok Sabha constituencies in 13 coastal Andhra and Rayalaseema districts of AP, in the second phase of polling today, barring incidents of violence between political parties.
Thailand`s powerful military chief on Monday warned that the country will "collapse" as political violence escalated with attacks on anti-government rallies over the weekend that claimed the lives of three children.
Two TV journalists were hospitalised with serious injuries on Friday after they were attacked while covering a clash between two rival factions of the ruling Trinamool Congress in West Bengal`s North 24 Parganas district.
West Bengal Chief Secretary Samar
Ghosh Friday said political violence in the poll-bound state has come down drastically with intensified vigil, seizure of arms and ammunition and execution of non-bailable warrants.