Agartala(Tripura) January 18: In order to prevent infiltration and smuggling across the Indo -Bangla border in here , the Home Ministry has sounded a high alert .
A spokesperson of MHA said that ministry has reports that there are huge number of fake names included in the final voter lists for the fortcoming assembly elections in the state . A powerful lobby in behind including the names of the fake voters in the final voters list. There are apprehensions that huge number of miscreants might infiltrate into Tripura ahead of the assembly election.
A team of Opposition BJP recently meet with union home minister Rajnath Singh and expressed their apprehension on the issue . They submitted a list containing the names of the fake voters whose names have been included in the final voter lists . The Union Home Minister on his part assured the delegation that strong preventive measures would be taken shortly along the border areas.
According to reports ITBP forces have already started reaching the border state for maintaining law and order including border management. A ITBP Spokeperson said the total deployment would be completed within the next three days.
It is also learnt that Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh is likely to visit Tripura shortly ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi 's proposed visit to the state on January 30 next . During his visit he is likely to visit some of the border areas and outposts.