07 November, Patna
Elaborate arrangements have been put in place for tomorrow’s counting of votes for the 5-phased Bihar Assembly elections.
Counting for 243 Assembly seats will start at 8 am and trends would be available from 9.30 am.
Postal ballots will be taken up first followed by EVMs.
39 counting centres have been set up throughout the state.
Observers have been deployed for each constituency. More than 14,500 officials have also been deployed for the counting process.
Electoral fortune of 3,450 candidates will be decided on Sunday.
Forty control rooms have also been set up to monitor the counting process.
Seventy companies of CRPF have been deployed, with three-tier security arrangements. Forty control rooms have also been set up to monitor the counting process.
The entire process will be video graphed. E-counting software will also be used to record real time compilation of round-wise data.
Meanwhile election commission imposed a ban on victory processions to maintain law and order situation in the state.