The law-enforcement agencies can seek a declaration from them that they will not create trouble during the election process, a source said. Usually, we ask them to stay away from their locality during the election process,” said a senior police officer. Another officer said though such measures were routine before every election, the poll panel had taken the issue seriously this time. Another area the poll panel has focused on is executing non-bailable warrants. The poll panel wants to bring down the number to 5,000 before the election starts,” said a source.
Source: The Telegraph March 16, 2019 00:22 UTC