In Final Phase Of Bihar Election Today, 78 Seats Up For Grabs: 10 Points

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In Final Phase Of Bihar Election Today, 78 Seats Up For Grabs: 10 Points

Bihar election 2020 third part: Voting might be held on 78 seats at the moment (File)

Patna/New Delhi:
The third and last part of voting within the Bihar meeting election at the moment will see individuals in 78 constituencies vote to decide on their subsequent authorities. At the least 1,204 candidates are contesting within the last part. A few of the distinguished candidates on this part are the BJP’s Niraj Kumar Singh in Chhatapur seat, cousin of actor Sushant Singh Rajput; Congress’s Bihariganj candidate Subhashini Sharad Yadav, daughter of former Union minister Sharad Yadav; Janata Dal United’s Sarairanjan candidate Vijay Kumar Choudhary, who can also be the Bihar meeting Speaker, and BJP’s Suresh Kumar Sharma, the City Improvement Minister contesting from Muzaffarpur. Voting will even be held for the Valmiki Nagar Lok Sabha seat, the place a by-election was necessitated by the demise of JD(U) MP Baidyanath Mahato.

Here is your 10-point cheatsheet to this large story:

  1. The JD(U) bid to retain the Valmiki Nagar parliamentary seat by fielding Baidyanath Mahato’s son Sunil Kumar is dealing with a problem from Congress candidate Pravesh Kumar Mishra, a journalist-turned-politician. Like Valmiki Nagar, the 78 meeting segments unfold throughout 19 districts additionally fall in north Bihar, as areas falling north of the Ganges within the state are known as.

  2. Many of those areas fall within the Kosi-Seemanchal area, the place the competition between the Nationwide Democratic Alliance (NDA) and the Grand Alliance might be held underneath the shadow of the “Owaisi issue”, provided that the AIMIM has fielded candidates in most of the Muslim-dominated seats right here, and Hyderabad MP Asaduddin Owaisi had carried out a comparatively large marketing campaign.

  3. The Kosi-Seemanchal area additionally occurs to be the principle space of affect for former MP Pappu Yadav, whose Jan Adhikar Social gathering is seeking to make its presence felt and show some extent to the Rashtriya Janata Dal as each draw their help from the state’s most populous group, the Yadavs.

  4. As within the earlier two phases, candidates of Chirag Paswan’s Lok Janshakti Social gathering (LJP) are contesting in quite a lot of seats this time, threatening the JD(U). Whereas the NDA regarded surefooted until just a few months in the past, the ruling coalition appeared to have taken a extra cautious word as appeals to voters got here from Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chief Minister Nitish Kumar in the direction of the top of the marketing campaign.

  5. The RJD, as soon as thought of an election-winning machine in Bihar, is hoping for a comeback, enthused by the response its chief ministerial candidate Tejashwi Yadav, 31, obtained in his over two dozen rallies. The RJD is a part of an alliance comprising its outdated ally, the Congress, moreover the Left events.

  6. Some 2.34 crore voters unfold throughout the 78 meeting constituencies will vote at the moment. The total power of the Bihar meeting is 243. The voting proportion within the second part on 94 seats was 55.70 per cent. The votes might be counted on November 10.

  7. Within the second part held on November 3, 94 seats have been up for election, a bit of them have been BJP’s strongholds in north Bihar. The important thing candidates included Tejashwi Yadav and his brother Tej Pratap Yadav.

  8. Regardless of warnings by “excessive cynics” about holding the Bihar meeting election amid the COVID-19 pandemic, the scenario up to now was fairly good with two phases of voting accomplished, Chief Election Commissioner Sunil Arora mentioned on Thursday. “There was no dearth of sceptics, no dearth of cynics, no dearth of utmost cynics who have been making doomsday predictions for us… However right here we’re up to now in a fairly good condition,” he mentioned.

  9. As a result of pandemic, practically 60 international locations had postponed elections. Later, international locations together with Sri Lanka, South Korea, Croatia and Mangolia held elections. The Election Fee does meticulous planning for all polls. However this time, the “new dimension” of coronavirus created extra challenges, the Chief Election Commissioner had mentioned.

  10. Those that are 80 and above, and people with particular wants, got the choice of utilizing postal poll. However most of them most well-liked to go to the polling sales space to vote, Mr Arora mentioned.

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