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West Bengal Elections 2021: Voting Underway Amid Tight Security; See Pics

Midnapore: Security personnel check documents of voters outside at a polling booth during the  first phase of State Assembly polls, in Midnapore, Saturday, March 27, 2021. (PTI Photo/Swapan Mahapatra)(PTI03_27_2021_000139B)

Midnapore: Security personnel check documents of voters outside at a polling booth during the first phase of State Assembly polls, in Midnapore, Saturday, March 27, 2021. (PTI Photo/Swapan Mahapatra)(PTI03_27_2021_000139B)

People, maintaining social distancing, wait in a queue to cast their votes during the first phase of West Bengal Assembly polls.

Midnapore: An election official puts indelible ink on the finger of a voter at a polling station during the first phase of West Bengal Assembly poll, in Midnapore, Saturday, March 27, 2021. (PTI Photo/Swapan Mahapatra)(PTI03_27_2021_000094B)
Midnapore: Paramilitary jawans guard at a polling station during the first phase of West Bengal Assembly polls, in Midnapore, Saturday, March 27, 2021. (PTI Photo/Swapan Mahapatra)(PTI03_27_2021_000091B)
Midnapore: A voter undergoes thermal scanning at a polling station during the first phase of West Bengal Assembly polls, in Midnapore, Saturday, March 27, 2021. (PTI Photo/Swapan Mahapatra)(PTI03_27_2021_000093B)
Midnapore: Women wait in a queue to cast votes at a polling station, during the first phase of Assembly polls, in Midnapore, Saturday, March 27, 2021. (PTI Photo/Swapan Mahapatra)(PTI03_27_2021_000108B)
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Midnapore: A security person stands guard as people wait in queues to cast votes at a polling station, during the first phase of Assembly polls, in Midnapore, Saturday, March 27, 2021. (PTI Photo/Swapan Mahapatra)(PTI03_27_2021_000109B)
Kolkata: Sonjukta Morcha candidate Ashutosh Chatterjee (R) seeks blessings of a voter during his election campaign for West Bengal Assembly polls, in Kolkata, Saturday, March 27, 2021. (PTI Photo) (PTI03_27_2021_000107B)
Jhargram: People, maintaining social distancing, wait in a queue to cast their votes during the first phase of West Bengal Assembly polls, at Sirshi in Jhargram, Saturday, March 27, 2021. (PTI Photo/Ashok Bhaumik)(PTI03_27_2021_000116B)
Jhargram: Paramilitary jawans guard as people wait in a queue to cast their votes during the first phase of West Bengal Assembly polls, at Betkunduri in Jhargram, Saturday, March 27, 2021. (PTI Photo/Ashok Bhaumik)(PTI03_27_2021_000126B)
Midnapore: Women wear gloves as protection against COVID-19 before casting votes at a polling booth during the first phase of State Assembly polls, in Midnapore, Saturday, March 27, 2021. (PTI Photo/Swapan Mahapatra)(PTI03_27_2021_000138B)
Bankura: A paramilitary jawan guards as people wait in a queue to cast their votes during the first phase of West Bengal Assembly polls, at Chhara in Bankura, Saturday, March 27, 2021. (PTI Photo) (PTI03_27_2021_000136B)
Midnapore: Security personnel check documents of voters outside at a polling booth during the first phase of State Assembly polls, in Midnapore, Saturday, March 27, 2021. (PTI Photo/Swapan Mahapatra)(PTI03_27_2021_000139B)
first published:March 27, 2021, 19:32 IST