Bengal panchayat polls will be rigged: Cong

CNN-IBN | Mar 23, 2013 at 05:50pm


West Bengal is bracing itself for the two-phased panchayat polls on April 26th and 30th. But expressing disappointment at the decision to have two, instead of three phases watched over by central forces, is Bengal Pradesh Congress President Pradip Bhattacharya. He says that the state government's decision is partial and voting will be marked by severe rigging.