UZ polls battle in Patiya, Lohagara today

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Chittagong Bureau :
The second phase upazila election in Patiya and Lohagara in Chittagong will be held today( Thursday} .
 The local administration has taken stern preparations with peacefully amid much enthusiastic environment. But administration is fearing of violence in Lohagra upazila as this upzila is the stronghold of Jamaat- Shibir.
 Additonal police super of Chittagong district police Nazmul Hasan told that enough security measures deployed in Lohagara upazila with suspicion of violence.
Police sources said 20 law nforcers including 5policemen, 10 Ansars , Chowkidar and Dafadars will be deployed in each centre in Patiya upazila where additional forces will be deployed in Lohagara upazila.
Besides, armed forces and BGB forces will act as striking force and will patrol the vote centres. Sources further said a mobile of law enforcers will depute in each 4 centre. About 28 candidates for chairman and Vice chairman posts is contesting the election. AL, BNP and LDP are contesting the election, sources said.

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