Bihar Assembly Election 2020 Voting Updates: 53.34% polling till 6 pm; Banka registers highest turnout at 59.57%
Bihar Election 2020 Phase 1 Voting LIVE Updates: The polling has been concluded for the first phase of Bihar election across 16 districts. The final statistics will be released by the Chief Election Officer Bihar shortly
Rahul Gandhi, at Bihar rally, attacks Narendra Modi for not speaking about unemployment in his speeches
Rahul, who arrived in West Champaran district for his second round of campaigning in the ongoing state elections, also attacked Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar over unemployment and the issue of migration
Narendra Modi calls Tejashwi Yadav 'jungle raj ke yuvraaj', terms his promise of 10 lakh jobs 'hawa hawai'
Addressing multiple rallies in Bihar, as 71 seats vote in phase one of the Assembly election, the prime minister cautioned against voting for the RJD and batted for Nitish Kumar-led NDA alliance
Bihar voting percentage elections 2020 updates: Overall voter turnout at 51.9% till 5 pm; Chakai registers highest figure at 60.03%
Bihar voting percentage elections 2020 updates: In the first phase of Assembly election in Bihar, 51.91 percent voter turnout was recorded in ten hours of voting in 71 constituencies of 243-member Assembly
Bihar Election Phase 1 today: 71 seats to go for polls; here are key candidates, important protocols
A total of 1066 candidates are in the fray for the first phase of the Bihar elections, 114 of them women.
Bihar Election schedule 2020 constituency-wise: 243 Assembly seats to go to polls in three phases from 28 Oct to 7 Nov
For phase one on 28 October, 71 constituencies in 16 districts will be covered. For phase two on 3 November, 94 constituencies in 17 districts will go to polls and for phase three, on 7 November, 78 constituencies in 15 districts will be covered
Bihar Election Phase 1: Polling begins in 71 constituencies amid tight security; COVID-19 guidelines in place
As many as 33 of the constituencies going to polls in the first phase have been declared as 'sensitive or hypersensitive' constituencies, the poll panel said
Nitish slams Lalu, says those producing 8-9 kids for sons can't give Bihar right ideals; Tejashwi hits back
RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav said that by making such comments Nitish is also targeting Prime Minister Narendra Modi who has 5-6 brothers and sisters, adding that the Bihar CM's comment was an affront to dignity of women
According to the report, of the 502 facing criminal cases, 49 candidates have cases related to crime against women while 32 have declared cases related to murder
The first phase of the election on Wednesday will decide fates of 6 ministers in the Nitish Kumar govt: Krishnandan Varma, Prem Kumar, Jay Kumar Singh, Santosh Kumar Nirala, Vijay Sinha and Ram Narayan Mandal
Though he did not name him, Nadda's remarks are seen as a repudiation of Chirag Paswan's political salvos against the chief minister but praise of Narendra Modi
The LJP chief alleged corruption in Nitish Kumar's flagship 'Saat Nishchay' (seven resolves) scheme and also accused the chief minister of gaining from smuggling of liquor into the state.
Chirag Paswan bats for 'Nitish-free' Bihar, says LJP will promote religious tourism if voted to power
Bihar would not have been facing the problem of revenue shortage had Kumar promoted religious tourism in the state, Paswan said in a tweet
After dissociating his party from the ruling NDA in Bihar, Chirag has been hitting out at the chief minister almost on a daily basis in his election meetings as well as in the social media, but Kumar has chosen not to react to him
Bihar Opinion Poll 2020: CVoter survey says Nitish Kumar may return; Chirag Paswan unlikely to be a factor
The survey, conducted by C-Voter in partnership with Times Now suggested that 41.22 percent of the respondents were not satisfied at all with Nitish's performance, while 61.1 percent desperately wanted a change in power
Ex-CECs VS Sampath, OP Rawat, SY Quraishi said though it is challenging, but EC could take "demonstrative action" as postponing polls in a few constituencies and banning rallies "to show that it means business"
Appealing to voters with a "vow" to bring about change in Bihar, Tejashwi said that the party will work to equip the state to compete with the national employment average.
Bihar polls: Nitish Kumar takes jibe at RJD, says some parties 'think only of family' after winning election
Addressing poll rallies at in Rohtas and Bhagalpur, the Bihar chief minister said that for him, "the people of Bihar are his family"
Modi, Rahul hit campaign trail in Bihar: Local issues take backseat as leaders weaponise Article 370, Galwan clash
Modi and Gandhi kicked off their campaign in battleground Bihar on Friday and went for each other's jugular over the Chinese intrusion in Ladakh, both crying "insult" to soldiers and their families
Bihar Elections: EC has a responsibility to hold free and fair polls but it can't lose sight of COVID-19 either
The Election Commission is partly complicit in this problem by insisting on carrying on elections largely as usual as there is hardly any doubt that its social distancing protocols in electoral rallies are impractical, and no one is taking it seriously.