Municipal elections: SEC declares four corporations as sensitive
The State Election Commission (SEC) has declared four municipal corporations−Visakhapatnam, Vijayawada, Tirupati and Guntur−as sensitive for preventing flow of liquor and distribution of money ahead of polling to be held on March 10. The election campaign will come to an end on March 8.
The SEC received several complaints regarding the contesting candidates are getting ready to influence voters with money and liquor 48 hours prior to polling. The SEC directed officials of the Income Tax Department and Special Enforcement Bureau (SEB) to keep an eye on these four corporations.