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Bihar Assembly Election 2020 Voting LIVE Updates: Elections unruffled, fifty three.51% voter turnout recorded, confirms EC

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CMP MP alleges poll code violation by PM in bustle as a lot as elections

Communist Party of India MP Binoy Viswam has written to the Election Commission alleging violation of the Mannequin Code of Behavior by Prime Minister Narendra Modi within the bustle as a lot as the Bihar Assembly polls. Relating to news reviews, Viswam claimed that the Prime Minister’s Space of business, in a publication despatched thru its agreeable PR electronic mail, solicited funds for the work of the Bharatiya Janata Party. In its publication on 21 October , the PMO has made an advertisement bringing up “toughen those that attach India first. Improve BJP thru micro-donations”. On clicking on the link one is redirected to one other page that solicits funds ranging from Rs 5 to Rs 1000 for the BJP, Viswam alleged.

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53.51% voter turnout recorded so a ways, says EC

The replacements become as soon as unprejudiced appropriate 0.36 % in pollobjects, 0.37% in Retain an eye on objects and 1.71 percent in VVPATS, told the Election Commission. 53.51 percent polling recorded so a ways in Bihar, the panel talked about.

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420 cases of MCC violation in 2d portion, says EC

 
Chandra Kumar Bhushan, Deputy Election Commissioner talked about polling had been completed at 165 out of 243 constituencies. 1,463 candidates contested of which 494 had criminal antecedents, the agreeable told. 3,712 web casting arrengements were made at polling stations.  420 cases of MCC seen in portion two, he added. Rs 65.22 crore seized till morning in opposition to 23.81 crore in 2015 Assembly elections, the agreeable told. 

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Polling percentage at 52.17% at 6 pm

In accordance to the voter turnout utility, an estimated 52.17% of the voters delight in solid their votes till 6 pm. The district with the very best turnout so a ways is Muzaffarpur (59.98 percent) whereas the bottom become as soon as recorded in Patna (46.57 percent) Raghopur in Vaishali, where RJD’s Tejashwi Yadav is contesting from, has recorded a turnout of 52.34 percent.

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BJP leader RK Singh casts vote

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Tejashwi Yadav’s critics will be ‘khamoshed’ after results, says Shatrughan Sinha

Critics of RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav will be “khamoshed” (silenced) when results for Bihar Assembly polls are declared on 10 November as the ‘Mahagathbandhan’ is headed for a “landslide” recall, talked about senior Congress leader Shatrughan Sinha.  “The writing on the wall is fully clear, the childhood brigade led by our very comprise, dynamic, most talked-about man of aspirations and expectations, Tejashwi Yadav, along with his younger team, goes to accept as true with the authorities with a huge landslide victory of the RJD, the Congress and the Left parties,” Sinha informed news company PTI.

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51.68% estimated voter turnout reported till 5 pm

An estimated voter turnout of 51.68% become as soon as reported till pm. The most effective doable poll percentage of 57.13 percent become as soon as viewed in Begusrari district whereas the bottom (46.57 percent) become as soon as recorded in Patna district.

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Union minister Ashwini Kumar Choubey casts vote

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Onions hurled during Nitish Kumar’s rally

Onions were reportedly hurled at Chief Minister Nitish Kumar’s rally in Madhubani’s Harlakhi as he began talking about unemployment. The executive minister’s guards surrounded him as Kumar will be heard telling americans to throw more. As per an India This present day tell, an unidentified man become as soon as pelting the onions, alleging that alcohol become as soon as freely being sold within the enlighten despite prohibition. As per the tell, Kumar remained unharmed.

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Youths is aware of Modi and Nitish Kumar delight in looted Bihar: Rahul Gandhi

 
Rahu Gandhi additionally alleged that farmers are offended with Modi over the three no longer too lengthy ago enacted agricultural regulations. “And that is why farmers in Punjab burnt the effigies of Narendra Modi, Ambani and Adani on Dusshera. The fact (of these regulations) has near out in Punjab. It has near out in Bihar
as neatly.” The Congress leader extra said that at the least 20 percent of the maize produced within the nation comes from Bihar, however “enact you accumulate the right kind price? What did Modi ji and Nitish ji enact to accumulate you the right kind price?”
 
“Every childhood of Bihar is aware of that Narendra Modi and Nitishji delight in together looted Bihar. They delight in destroyed Bihar’s miniature shopkeepers. And now the childhood and the farmer of Bihar delight in made up our minds to vote for Gigantic Alliance,” he added.
 
PTI
 

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Rahul Gandhi targets Narendra Modi over demonetisation, handling of COVID-19 pandemic

At a rally in Kishanganj, Rahul Gandhi knowledgeable his weapons on the BJP, especially Prime Minister Narendra Modi, over demonetisation and handling of the COVID-19 pandemic. He additionally targetted Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and the JD(U) for altering facets from the Mahagathabandhan to the NDA within the old elections, terming this as a betrayal. He additionally sought to remind americans of the high minister’s guarantees of providing unemployment and depositing money in Jan Dhan accounts of participants. “Nevertheless, as soon as he came to energy he offered the withdrawal of the 500 Rs notes,” talked about Rahul. He alleged that the high minister had taken Rs 3.50 lakh crore from the unfortunate and feeble it for the debts mountainous industrialists.

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Poll duty-certain SSB jawan dies in avenue accident 

An SSB jawan become as soon as killed after he become as soon as bustle over by an unidentified automobile whereas on his technique to reduction election duty in Bihar’s East Champaran district, police talked about on Tuesday. The incident took assign near Dumra Chowk in Kotwa police site dwelling on Monday night time when 34-365 days-old Sashastra Seema Bal jawan Shailesh Kumar Singh become as soon as going to a polling gross sales location in Kalyanpur constituency in East Champaran district on his bike, a police officer talked about. The jawan hailed from West Champaran district and become as soon as posted at the SSB’s 65th battalion in Bettiah, Kotwa police site SHO Rajiv Kumar talked about.
 
The physique become as soon as handed over to his kinfolk after the conduct of the autopsy examination, he added. 

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44.15% turnout till 3 pm in 2d portion

After completion of eight hours of voting, over 44 percent voters delight in solid their votes within the 2d portion of Assembly polls on Tuesday. 

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Alternate paperwork to exercise in absence of Voter ID

To solid their vote, every voter is required to defend a voter high-tail (it might perchance well well well even be downloaded online from nvsp.in) along with their voter identification card (continuously identified as Electors Portray Identification Card or EPIC or Voter’s ID) that is issued by the Election Commission of India (ECI).

Right here’s a listing of paperwork that voters can exercise slightly than a Voter ID card as a portray identity proof to solid vote:

1. Passport
2. Using licence
3. Service identity card of the enlighten authorities or the central authorities
4. PAN card
5. Aadhar card
6. Passbook issued by monetary institution or post assign of business
7. MGNREGA job card
8. Medical insurance card issued by the Ministry of Labour
9. Pension doc with a portray
10. Authenticated portray voter high-tail issued by the election commission
11. public restricted corporations
12. passbooks issued by banks or post assign of business
13. pension doc with portray and agreeable identity playing cards issued to MPs, MLAs, and MLCs.

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Rahul Gandhi hits out at Narendra Modi, Nitish Kumar over migrant crisis

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi criticised Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar over rising coronavirus cases and the migrant crisis within the enlighten during a rally in Korha.

He talked about, ” When the americans of Bihar were struggling, walking reduction dwelling barefoot, the BJP-JD(U) authorities didn’t enact one thing. Even nowadays, there is not very any longer any employment opportunities within the enlighten. If the CM and PM would delight in fulfilled their replace of creating employement, the americans of Bihar will delight in stayed within the enlighten and labored.”

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Chulhai Bishunpur villagers boycott polls over lack of constructing

An election agreeable informed ANI that out of the 729 voters registered at gross sales location no 178 within the Baruraj Assembly constituency, no longer a single particular person solid their ballot.

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BSF agreeable dies of heart assault at Lalganj polling gross sales location

A Sub Inspector of the Border Security Power (BSF) on duty at a polling gross sales location within the Lalganj assembly seat died of heart assault, police and clinic sources informed PTI. The security personnel felt acute effort in chest whereas he become as soon as on duty at gross sales location amount 181 following which he become as soon as taken to Hajipur Sadar Scientific institution, they talked about.

On reaching the clinic, the doctors declared him brought ineffective, the sources added. The 55-365 days-old deceased has been acknowledged as KR Bhai, a resident of Vadodara in Gujarat. He become as soon as posted with the BSF in Gujarat and become as soon as deployed at a polling site within the Lalganj constituency in Vaishali district where voting is in progress.

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Proponents of ‘jungle raj’ accept as true without a longer settle on you to chant ‘Bharat mata ki jai’: Modi

Laying stress on the importance of every vote, Prime Minister Narendra Modi talked about at a rally in Saharsa that every vote will guarantee the “knowing future for the enlighten of Bihar”.

“Vocal for local is a campaign that will swap the lives of the local artisans. It is miles a technique with which our local merchandise will gradually turn out to be a phase of the world market,” he went on to issue.

Modi talked about, “A neighborhood of participants does no longer settle on you to issue ‘Bharat Mata ki Jai’ or ‘Jai Shri Ram.’ All of them delight in now near together and soliciting for votes from the americans of Bihar. There is a settle on to give a befitting solution to such americans in Bihar elections.”

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33% voter turnout till 1 pm

Almost 33 percent of the total 2.85 crore electors exercised their franchise till 1 pm.

The most effective doable poll percentage of 41.25 has been recorded in Muzaffarpur among the many 17 districts, where the 94 seats might perchance well well be found, in accordance with the Election Commission’s Voter Turnout App, up so a ways till 1 pm.

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ITBP jawans in Khagaria, Siwan and Saran districts abet otherwise-abled voters

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CM, Tejashwi Yadav, Rahul Gandhi to address rallies

Bihar CM Nitish Kumar, RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav, Bihar deputy CM Sushil Modi, Union Minister Nityanand Rai and Congress leader Rahul Gandhi will address rallies nowadays ahead to third portion of polling in Bihar.

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Maharajganj village locals boycott polls

In Siwan’s Maharajganj, no voting become as soon as reported till 9.45 am, in accordance with News18. Locals boycotted the election on the scenario of constructing in Jagdishpur village of Maharajganj. Gross sales location amount 88 has a total of 680 voters, alternatively, it did no longer acquired any votes.

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Congress piggybacking various parties for survival: Modi

Practising his weapons at the Congress, Prime Minister Narendra Modi accused the opposition event of having consistently made counterfeit guarantees of poverty eradication, farm loan waiver and one defective-one pension for retired servicemen.

“Right here’s the motive the event is now left with decrease than 100 MPs in both Homes of Parliament mixed. In states take care of UP and Bihar, they’ve been relegated to the third, fourth of fifth set and are piggybacking various parties for survival,” he added, whereas talking at a rally in Araria.

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JD(U)’s Chandrika Rai hits out at RJD’s jobs promise

Chandrika Rai, partner’s father of RJD’s Tej Pratap Yadav and JD(U) candidate from Parsa, talked about after casting his vote in Chhapra, “Gap guarantees are meaningless. If it become as soon as so easy to give 10 lakh authorities jobs then all americans would originate such guarantees, however it completely is rarely easy.”

“Chirag Paswan stays in Delhi, he is no longer any longer mindful of ground realities. He wears tremendous dresses and belongs to 5-huge title custom. He does no longer know ground realities,” he talked about in accordance with Paswan’s dispute that ‘Nitish Kumar might perchance well well no longer turn out to be CM yet again’.

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Poll results will be in favour of constructing of Bihar: Shatrughan Sinha 

“There is a wave of swap. I am assured the results will be in favour of Luv Sinha and constructing in Bihar,” talked about Congress leader and former actor Shatrughan Sinha on Tuesday 

Shatrughan’s son Luv Sinha is the Congress candidate from Bankipur, Patna.

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Ravi Shankar Prasad casts his vote at Patna

 

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Aspirations of Biharis will be fulfilled in next nine years: PM

“Within the last decade, every dwelling within the enlighten of Bihar bought electrical energy and gas connections. Now, from 2021 to 2030, it is time to meet more aspirations of the americans of Bihar,” talked about Narendra Modi at a public rally in Forbesganj in Araria district.

Modi went on t osay, “After the predominant portion of polling, in accordance with our initial reviews, americans delight in given the message that NDA authorities will near in Bihar. Folk delight in rejected double Yuvraj.”

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Nitish Kumar addresses rally from Gaighat seat 

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Voter turnout displays democracy’s energy, Bihari’s devotion: Narendra Modi

Talking at a public rally in Forbesganj in Araria district ahead of the third and last portion of the Bihar Assembly elections, Prime Minister Narendra Modi talked about that the polling percentage till 10 am is bigger as when compared with the voter turnout in old polls.

“Not only appropriate the nation, Bihar is giving a message to the arena. In COVID times, individuals are coming out in huge numbers to vote. Right here’s democracy’s energy and every Bihari’s devotion for it. Maintain tanks round the arena will delight in in mind how deeply democracy is entrenched in Indian minds,” he talked about.

He additionally congratulated the Election Commission for the conduct of elections in “such tricky times with extra preparations and precautions”.

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11.43% voter turnout as of 11 am

Within the 2d portion of Assembly election in Bihar, 11.43 percent voter turnout become as soon as recorded as of 11 am.

The most effective doable become as soon as registered in Gopalganj district with 24.12  percent voters casting their ballots. Whereas, Darbhanga seen the bottom turnout at 5.79 percent.

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Glitch in VVPAT at Samastipur polling gross sales location

The Election Commission’s technical team become as soon as rushed to a polling gross sales location at Salaha Chandan village on Samastipur’s Fuhia Ghat on a boat after a VVPAT glitch become as soon as reported.

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Will give jobs although it map withholding salaries of CM, ministers: Tejashwi Yadav

RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav talked about he’s going to put into effect his poll promise of giving 10 lakh jobs although which map withholding the salaries of the chief minister, ministers and MLAs.

Talking at on online match of his event, he questioned Chief Minister Nitish Kumar’s assertion that he has provided six lakh jobs during his 15-365 days rule, compared with RJD’s 95,000. “He (Nitish Kumar) retains repeating he has given six lakh jobs during his 15-365 days rule. Nevertheless he by no map says all these were contractual jobs, no longer eternal ones,” Yadav informed the ‘Naukri Samwad’ programme.

Chief Minister Kumar and his deputy Sushil Kumar Modi delight in continuously questioned as to where the money for RJD’s promised 10 lakh jobs will near from.

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Vote for a authorities of your replace: Rahul Gandhi

As polling began for the 2d portion of the Bihar Assembly election, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi urged americans to vote so that a new authorities of their replace will also be fashioned.

Taking to Twitter, the previous Congress chief talked about he’s going to be in Bihar’s Korha and Kishanganj and might perchance well well simply nonetheless talk about considerations akin to “rising unemployment”, considerations confronted by farmers and a “feeble economy”.

“Some districts in Bihar will be voting within the 2d portion of the polls. Attain vote, so that a new authorities of your replace is fashioned,” Gandhi talked about in a tweet in Hindi.

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8.05% voter turnout at 9 am

Within the 2d portion of the Bihar elections, 8.05 percent polling percentage become as soon as recorded till 9 am, in accordance with the Bihar Chief Electoral Officer(CEO).

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Nitish Kumar, Nityanand Rai solid their votes

Chief Minister and JD(U) leader Nitish Kumar solid his vote at a authorities college in Digha. Meanwhile, MoS Home and BJP leader Nityanand Rai solid his vote at a polling gross sales location in Karanpura, Hajipur Assembly constituency.

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Corruption, jobs, migration among LJP’s agendas

The Chirag Paswan-led Lok Janshakti Party has fielded 52 candidates within the 2d portion. Their performance on this portion will conceal if the flaws raised by Paswan during his campaign —  corruption costs in opposition to Nitish Kumar, education levels getting delayed, lack of jobs, and migration for livelihood —  found resonance among the many americans.

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Tejashwi Yadav, Rabri Devi solid votes

RJD leaders Tejashwi Yadav and Rabri Devi solid their votes at polling gross sales location amount 160 in Patna. the previous Bihar CM asserted the need for swap and constructing within the enlighten.

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Centre deploys 30,000 security force personnel

The Centre has directed the deployment of about 30,000 central security force personnel for the conduct of the three-portion assembly polls in Bihar.

The utmost 80 corporations, as per an agreeable verbalize reviewed by PTI, will be drawn from the Central Reserve Police Power (CRFP) followed by 70 from the Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB), 55 from the Border Security Power (BSF), 50 from the Central Industrial Security Power (CISF), 30 from the Indo-Tibetan Border Police force (ITBP) and 15 from the RPF. A single firm of these forces has an operational strength of about 100 personnel.

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BJP contesting from 46 seats, JD(U) candidates fielded from 43

In Part 2, Maharajganj has the maximum replace of 27 candidates for any constituency whereas Darauli (04) has the bottom.

Amongst the predominant parties, the RJD is contesting 56 of the 94 seats whereas its ally Congress is contesting 24. The CPI and CPM, which joined the Gigantic Alliance no longer too lengthy ago, are struggling with four seats every. Lots of seats are being contested by the CPI(ML), the Left outfit with the strongest presence in Bihar.

BJP candidates are within the fray in 46 of the seats, whereas one other 43 are being contested by those with JD(U) tickets. Mukesh Sahni’s VIP, the latest entrant within the NDA, is contesting the final 5.

The LJP is contesting 52 seats, including the 2 it had acquired in 2015 contesting as an NDA constituent. The event has fielded one transgender candidate too on this portion.

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JD(U) seeks to retain 5 constituencies in Nalanda district

Seven constituencies of Nalanda district, to which Chief Minister Nitish Kumar belongs, additionally plug to polls within the 2d portion. Barring Hilsa, represented by the RJD’s Shakti Singh Yadav, and Bihar Sharif, which two-period of time MLA Sunil Kumar retained on a BJP price in 2015, all of the final 5 were acquired by the JD(U).

The Assembly segment named after the district is represented by enlighten minister Shrawan Kumar who is searching for re-election from the seat. The JD(U) has suffered a setback within the reserved Rajgir seat where its sitting MLA Ravi Jyoti, a former police inspector, is now the fray on a Congress price.

Two various ministers and sitting MLAs Ram Sevak Singh (JDU) and Rana Randhir Singh (BJP) are trying their unprejudiced appropriate fortune from Hathua and Madhuban in Gopalganj and East Champaran districts respectively.

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Girl takes grandmother to polling site on bicycle

A girl and her grandmother arrived at a polling gross sales location in Patna on cycle to solid their votes. “I’ve near here with my grandmother. I will be voting for the predominant time. I am hoping we’ll delight in more employment opportunities for childhood now,” she informed ANI.

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Vote in mountainous numbers however defend social distance: Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi appealed to voters in Bihar to flip up in mountainous numbers for Part 2 of polling to “originate obvious the success of the pageant of democracy”. He additionally urged americans to defend social distance and repair on masks.

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BJP appears to be to retain Patna Sahib, Bankipur, Digha

The entire four Assembly segments within the capital city Patna Sahib, Kumhrar, Bankipur and Digha are additionally going to polls within the 2d portion. All these are held by the BJP.

Suppose minister Nand Kishore Yadav is within the fray searching for to retain Patna Sahib for a seventh consecutive period of time. Multiple-period of time MLA Nitin Nabin faces a scenario in Bankipur from Congress candidate Luv Sinha, who is the son of actor-grew to turn out to be-baby-kisser Shatrughan Sinha, a two-time local MP who lost the seat when he entered the fray after quitting the BJP.

The BJP has retained as its candidates Arun Sinha and Sanjiv Chaurasia for Kumhrar and Digha respectively.

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Tejashwi Yadav vs BJP’s Satish Kumar in Raghopur

Notable among the many candidates within the 2d portion is the RJD’s Tejashwi Yadav, the Opposition Gigantic Alliance’s chief ministerial candidate and is contesting from Raghopur in Vaishali district, who has been aggressively searching for to profit from the anti-incumbency element in opposition to the Nitish Kumar authorities. He’ll face BJP’s Satish Kumar, who is hoping that he’s going in an effort to enact a repeat of 2010 when, take care of this time, JD(U) president Nitish become as soon as with the NDA.

Tejashwi’s elder brother Tej Pratap Yadav is making an are trying his unprejudiced appropriate fortune from Hasanpur in Samastipur district, shifting his inappropriate from Mahua in Vaishali. There were talked about to be fears within the RJD camp that Tej Pratap’s verbalize to retain Mahua will be challenged by the NDA thru his estranged partner Aishwarya as its trump card.

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Over 2.85 crore voters to exercise franchise in Part 2

With the exception of three districts — Patna, Bhagalpur, and Nalanda — the replace districts voting nowadays are positioned north of the Ganga river. The districts whereby polls will be held within the 2d portion are West Champaran, East Champaran, Sheohar, Sitamarhi, Madhubani, Darbhanga, Muzaffarpur, Gopalganj, Siwan, Saran, Vaishali, Samastipur, Begusarai, Khagaria, Bhagalpur, Nalanda, and Patna.

Out of the total 1,463 candidates within the 2d portion, 1,316 are men, 146 are girls and one is transgender. Of the total 2,85,50,285 voters, 1,50,33,034 are male, 1,35,16,271 female and 980 transgender, as per the poll panel files.

The Election Commission talked about it has assign up a total of 41,362 booths at 18,823 polling stations.

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Bihar deputy CM, governor solid votes

After casting his vote at a polling gross sales location in Patna’s Rajendra Nagar, Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi appealed to americans to step out of their properties, solid votes, defend social distancing and repair on masks.

Meanwhile, at a polling gross sales location in Patna’s Digha, Governor Phagu Chauhan appealed to americans to vote in mountainous numbers and be clear an even bigger voter turnout than the old Assembly elections.

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Voting for Part 2 begins

With COVID-19 guidelines in assign, Part 2 voting for the Bihar Assembly polls began at 7 am with 1,463 candidates within the fray in 94 seats across 17 districts. Amongst the important leaders contesting on this portion are Tejashwi Yadav and Tej Pratap Yadav.

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Nitish Kumar might perchance well well no longer ever turn out to be CM yet again: Chirag Paswan

Declaring that his vision is ‘Bihar first, Bihari first, LJP leader Chirag Paswan talked about that he is understated Nitish Kumar is no longer any longer going to turn out to be the chief minister after 10 November. “I settle on work to be completed as per vision doc ready by solutions of 4 lakh Biharis,” he informed ANI.

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Folk will vote for swap: Tejashwi Yadav

RJD leader talked about ahead of Part 2 polling that the americans of bihar will vote for swap. “In this tsunami of swap, americans of Bihar will vote on agenda of ‘Padhai, Kamai, Dawai, Sichai, Mehengai‘ (education, employment, health, farming, inflation). I am obvious they are going to vote for us as they settle on a swap in enlighten.”

Yadav additionally talked about this might perchance occasionally be clear quickly about who will turn out to be the brand new chief minister of Bihar, including that the “first portion has already given a cost”.

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Moderate resources of candidate at Rs 1.72 crore: ADR

Out of the 3,722 candidates, 1,231 (33 percent) are crorepatis. Within the 2015 Bihar elections, out of three,450 candidates, 860 (25 percent) were crorepatis, the tell extra talked about.

The reasonable of resources per candidate contesting within the Bihar assembly elections 2020 is Rs 1.72 crore, the tell talked about.

Bihar Assembly Election 2020 Voting LATEST Updates: Elections were conducted peacefully in 94 Assembly constituencies in Bihar on Tuesday, talked about the Election Commission in a briefing. Chandra Kumar Bhushan, Deputy Election Commissioner talked about of 1,463 candidates, 494 had criminal antecedents. Rs 65.22 crore delight in been seized till morning in opposition to 23.81 crore in 2015 Assembly elections, the agreeable told.

Onions were reportedly hurled at Chief Minister Nitish Kumar’s rally in Madhubani’s Harlakhi as he began talking about unemployment. The executive minister perceived to be unfazed and become as soon as heard telling the americans to throw more, as his security personnel moved to offer protection to him.

At a rally in Bihar’s Kishanganj, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi targetted Prime Minister Narendra Modi over masses of considerations take care of demonetisation, the Centre’s farm regulations and the handling of the COVID-19 pandemic. Rahul slammed the high minister for announcing  a lockdown with out any stare and alleged that practically all fantastic the Congress had been entertaining to abet the stranded migrant labourers.

A sub inspector of the Border Security Power (BSF) on duty at a polling gross sales location within the Lalganj assembly seat died of heart assault.

Narendra Modi talked about a “neighborhood of participants does no longer settle on you to issue ‘Bharat Mata ki Jai‘ or ‘Jai Shri Ram‘” and delight in near together and soliciting for votes from the americans of Bihar.

The Election Commission’s technical team become as soon as rushed to a polling gross sales location at Salaha Chandan village on Samastipur’s Fuhia Ghat on a boat after a VVPAT glitch become as soon as reported. Within the 2d portion of Assembly election in Bihar, 11.43 percent voter turnout become as soon as recorded as of 11 am.

Chief Minister and JD(U) leader Nitish Kumar solid his vote at a authorities college in Digha, whereas MoS Home and BJP leader Nityanand Rai solid his vote at a polling gross sales location in Hajipur Assembly constituency. 8.05 percent polling percentage become as soon as recorded till 9 am.

RJD leaders Tejashwi Yadav and Rabri Devi solid their votes at polling gross sales location amount 160 in Patna. The former Bihar CM asserted the need for swap and constructing within the enlighten.

After casting his vote at a polling gross sales location in Patna’s Rajendra Nagar, Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi appealed to americans to step out of their properties, solid votes, defend social distancing and repair on masks. Meanwhile, LJP’s Chirag Paswan solid his vote at a polling gross sales location in Raghopur.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi appealed to voters in Bihar to flip up in mountainous numbers for Part 2 of polling to “originate obvious the success of the pageant of democracy”.

With COVID-19 guidelines in assign, Part 2 voting for the Bihar Assembly polls began at 7 am with 1,463 candidates within the fray in 94 seats across 17 districts. Amongst the important leaders contesting on this portion are Tejashwi Yadav and Tej Pratap Yadav.

The 2d portion of the Bihar Assembly election began at 7 am on Tuesday (3 November). The 2d of the three-phased poll will ogle over 2.85 crore voters solid their ballot, whereas there are practically 1,500 candidates within the fray.

Voting will have interaction assign in 94 Assembly segments, which is more than a third of the 243-member-strong Assembly spread across 17 districts.

With the exception of three districts — Patna, Bhagalpur, and Nalanda — the replace districts heading to polls on Tuesday are positioned north of the Ganga river.

The districts whereby polls will be held within the 2d portion are West Champaran, East Champaran, Sheohar, Sitamarhi, Madhubani, Darbhanga, Muzaffarpur, Gopalganj, Siwan, Saran, Vaishali, Samastipur, Begusarai, Khagaria, Bhagalpur, Nalanda, and Patna.

Out of the total 1,463 candidates within the 2d portion, 1,316 are men, 146 are girls and one is transgender. Of the total 2,85,50,285 voters 1,50,33,034 are male, 1,35,16,271 female and 980 transgender, as per the poll panel files.

The Election Commission talked about it has assign up a total of 41,362 booths at 18,823 polling stations.

Notable among the many candidates within the 2d portion is the RJD’s Tejashwi Yadav, the Opposition Gigantic Alliance’s chief ministerial candidate, who has been aggressively searching for to profit from the anti-incumbency element in opposition to the Nitish Kumar authorities.

The 31-365 days-old is searching for re-election from Raghopur in Vaishali district which he had wrested reduction for his event from the BJP’s Satish Kumar in 2015. The BJP leader had defeated Yadav’s mother Rabri Devi, a former chief minister, in 2010.

The BJP has retained its have confidence in Satish Kumar, hoping that he’s going in an effort to enact a repeat of 2010 when, take care of this time, JD(U) president Nitish become as soon as with the NDA.

Tejashwi’s elder brother Tej Pratap Yadav is making an are trying his unprejudiced appropriate fortune from Hasanpur in Samastipur district, shifting his inappropriate from Mahua in Vaishali.

There were talked about to be fears within the RJD camp that Tej Pratap’s verbalize to retain Mahua will be challenged by the NDA thru his estranged partner Aishwarya as its trump card. She is already taking an active phase within the campaign for her father Chandrika Roy in Parsa, which he has represented a replace of times and is searching for to retain on a JD(U) price this time.

The entire four Assembly segments within the capital city Patna Sahib, Kumhrar, Bankipur and Digha are additionally going to polls within the 2d portion. All these are held by the BJP.

Suppose minister Nand Kishore Yadav is within the fray searching for to retain Patna Sahib for a seventh consecutive period of time.

Multiple-period of time MLA Nitin Nabin faces a scenario in Bankipur from Congress candidate Luv Sinha, who is the son of actor-grew to turn out to be-baby-kisser Shatrughan Sinha, a two-time local MP who lost the seat when he entered the fray after quitting the BJP.

The BJP has retained as its candidates Arun Sinha and Sanjiv Chaurasia for Kumhrar and Digha respectively. Seven constituencies of Nalanda district, to which Chief Minister Nitish Kumar belongs, additionally plug to polls within the 2d portion.

Barring Hilsa, represented by the RJD’s Shakti Singh Yadav, and Bihar Sharif, which two-period of time MLA Sunil Kumar retained on a BJP price in 2015, all of the final 5 were acquired by the JD(U).

The Assembly segment named after the district is represented by enlighten minister Shrawan Kumar who is searching for re-election from the seat.

The JD(U) has suffered a setback within the reserved Rajgir seat where its sitting MLA Ravi Jyoti, a former police inspector, is now the fray on a Congress price.

Two various ministers Ram Sevak Singh (JDU) and Rana Randhir Singh (BJP) are trying their unprejudiced appropriate fortune from Hathua and Madhuban in Gopalganj and East Champaran districts respectively. The ministers are sitting MLAs from the respective seats.

Maharajganj has the maximum replace of 27 candidates for any constituency whereas Darauli (04) has the bottom.

Amongst the predominant parties, the RJD is contesting 56 of the 94 seats whereas its ally Congress is contesting 24. The CPI and CPM, which joined the Gigantic Alliance no longer too lengthy ago, are struggling with four seats every. Lots of seats are being contested by the CPI(ML), the Left outfit with the strongest presence in Bihar.

BJP candidates are within the fray in 46 of the seats, whereas one other 43 are being contested by those with JD(U) tickets. Mukesh Sahni’s VIP, the latest entrant within the NDA, is contesting the final 5.

The LJP is contesting 52 seats, including the 2 it had acquired in 2015 contesting as an NDA constituent. The event has fielded one transgender candidate too on this portion.

The verbalize of Raju Tiwari and Raj Kumar Sah to retain Govindganj and Lalganj respectively is being challenged by the BJP. In accordance to the Election Commission, votes will be solid at a total of 41,362 polling stations.

With inputs from companies

 

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