Voting has begun for the crucial Bhawanipur by-election. ABP News reached the VIP voting booth where Mamta Banerjee will cast her vote. The seat is of great importance as the fate of ‘Didi’ will be decided.
The Election Commission has deployed an additional 20 companies of central forces taking a total of 35 companies to the assembly constituency in Kolkata from where West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is contesting against BJP’s Priyanka Tibrewal.
Around 7 CRPF, 5 CISF, 5 ITBP along with three to four SSB companies are being deployed in the constituency.