The Election Commission of India has strengthened the security all over Telangana as the elections will be held on Friday. Nearly 90,000 including paramilitary and striking forces were deployed in all Assembly constituencies. A senior police official was appointed as in-charge for every Assembly constituency to supervise security. Voters will be exercising their franchise in 32,815 polling stations across the state. About 50 per cent of central forces were stationed in Maoist affected constituencies as they pasted posters asking people to boycott elections.