"Security forces are being given the same powers as given in every other election, Yaqoob said.
He said army soldiers will be deployed both inside and outside polling stations and they will report any discrepancy during the polling.
He said CCTV cameras will be installed at 18,000 polling stations but the secrecy of voters will not be compromised.
The election will be held on July 25 and 350,000 army soldiers will be deployed on the day to ensure security.
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