The Home Secretary of West Bengal Ardhendu Sen held a
meeting with high officials of police at Lalbazar , in Kolkata to assure a
complete security against any attacks by the militants. They have decided to build up a security
cordon around all important places in Kolkata.
Besides in the wake of Maoist
attacks during the first phase of polling on April 16, West Bengal on Friday
announced measures to step up security and provide additional protection for
polling personnel in the sensitive areas in the Maoist belt. Aerial
surveillance is planned.