The EVM’s were sealed inside the strong room in Vadodara after the election ended on 14th December. Three layer security is in place outside the strong room which ensure any mal practice against the machines.
The machines and VVPAT of five assemble seats were sealed among the presence of election officials inside the strong room at Polytechnic college. To ensure the safety of the boxes a three layer security is in place at the strong room.
All the EVM’s are under 24hours cctv monitoring and in case of any incident paramilitary force is also there for the security. On Friday the collector and other officials reached the strong room and checked the machines and security arrangements there.