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Security for two Wayanad LS candidates beefed up

IANS  |  Wayanad (Kerala) 

The police have beefed up security provided to two candidates -- P.P. Suneer of the CPI and Vellapally of the BDJS -- following a threat from Moaists, officials said on Saturday.

The special branch of police, after getting fresh reports of a possible kidnapping, provided an to both.

The forest in the constituency that extends to the neighbouring and are hideouts of Maoists, police said.

goes to the polls on April 23 to elect 20 members.

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First Published: Sat, April 13 2019. 16:06 IST
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