Ranchi: Three-tier panchayat elections in Jharkhand will be conducted in four phases from May 14 to May 27. The police administration is fully prepared to maintain law and order during the elections in the state. On Saturday, ADG(ops) Sanjay Anand Latkar will hold a review meeting through video call with the district’s SPs and SSPs regarding law and order. DIGs and zonal IGs of all ranges will also attend this meeting.

The purpose of this meeting will be to maintain law and order during Panchayat elections, to take preventive action under section 107, execute pending cases, conduct special warrant-attachment drive, prompt police against illegal liquor and illegal weapons, campaign against Naxalites. Also main points like increasing the patrolling on the state borders and making strong security arrangements in sensitive areas will be discussed in this meeting.