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In Bihar, elections are being held in three phases for 243 assembly seats. The first phase will be held on October 28 on 71 seats.
In Kahalgaon, the Congress has fielded senior party leader Sadanand Singh’s son Shubhanand Mukesh, whose political career hinges on a poll win.
Sanjay Kumar Singh, Additional Chief Electoral Officer of Bihar said that of the total 31,380 booths, as manyas 6,000 are sensitive or highly sensitive.
The Congress said that Rahul Gandhi will address a meeting at Near Middle School, Pakdihwa-Daunaha in West Champaran district and another at Gyaspur, opposite Shankara Modern School in Darbhanga district.
The minister was the chief guest at a function in Gurugram on Tuesday to mark the first anniversary of the second term of the current state government.
Needless to say, Bihar’s election campaign has been focused this time largely on them and what they want: employment opportunities in Bihar itself.
Manoj Tiwari said that Tejashwi Yadav is just class 9 pass. How would he know the importance of education.
Prakash Bajaj, a well-known trader from Varanasi, has filed his nomination for Rajya Sabha as an Independent candidate, supported by the Samajwadi Party (SP).
The elections for the 243 Assembly seats will be held in three phases — for 71 seats on October 28, for 94 seats on November 3, and remaining 78 on November 7. The results will be announced on November 10.
In the areas surrounding Vaishali, the party may face tough challenge from the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) and the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD).
Chirag Paswan too has been appealing to the voters to vote for the BJP in Assembly segments in which his party is not in the fray.
Such a vote polarisation, deliberately effected through statements of the leaders of the two groupings, seems to be turning into an advantageous situation for the Mahagathbandhan.
A meeting was held by CPI(M) Central Committee on Sunday to discuss the assembly elections in Kerala and West Bengal.
The elections for 243 Assembly seats will be held in three phases – for 71 seats on October 28, for 94 seats on November 3, and remaining 78 on November 7. The results will be announced on November 10.
Manoj Tiwari is addressing 4 to 5 rallies daily in Bihar and people are turning out in thousands to hear him.
Referring to similar problems faced by other states, Thackeray said the country is not of one party and urged Chief Ministers of states to join together, meet the PM to discuss and sort out the issues.
In stark contrast, the normally bustling BJP office in Muktainagar wore a completely deserted look and nobody arrived to even unlock it for the day.
A former BJP Mayor of Mira-Bhayander Municipal Corporation (MBMC), Jain was associated actively with the party for over a decade.