ELECTIONS

All steps would be taken to ensure free and fair polls in Bihar: CEC

AMN / Chief Election Commissioner Nasim Zaidi assured political parties that all steps would be taken to ensure free and fair polls in Bihar. The Election Commission team led by Mr. Zaidi is in Patna to review poll preparations for the first three phases of assembly elections in the state. Election Commission is undergoing discussion … Continue reading All steps would be taken to ensure free and fair polls in Bihar: CEC

EC’s role in conducting free and fair polls in Bihar unsatisfactory: JD(U)

AMN / JANTA DAL (U) today alleged that the Election Commission’s role in conducting free and fair polls in Bihar is unsatisfactory. Talking to reporters in New Delhi, party Spokesperson KC Tyagi said the opposition parties had objected to Prime Minister’s Mann Ki Baat and also complained against RSS but the poll body did not … Continue reading EC’s role in conducting free and fair polls in Bihar unsatisfactory: JD(U)

2nd phase of Bihar polls: Last day of filing nominations today

Today is the last day of filling nominations for the second phase of Bihar Assembly Polls which will be held on October 16. Scrutiny of nomination papers will be done tomorrow. Candidates can withdraw their nominations till 1st October. The second phase election will be held in the districts of Kaimur, Rohtas, Arwal, Jehanabad, Aurangabad … Continue reading 2nd phase of Bihar polls: Last day of filing nominations today

After MP, now BJP MLA accuses party of selling ticket to criminal

After BJP MP, R K singh now a party legislator in Bihar today accused party of selling “ticket” to jailed former parliamentarian Mohammad Shahabuddin’s shooter Manoj Singh for Rs.2 crore. “The BJP denied a ticket to me, a sitting legislator, but sold the ticket to Shahabuddin’s shooter Manoj for Rs.2 crore,” said Vikram Kunwar, the … Continue reading After MP, now BJP MLA accuses party of selling ticket to criminal

586 candidates in fray for 1st phase of polls for Bihar polls

AMN / 586 candidates are in the fray for the first phase of polls in Bihar Assembly Election. 19 candidates withdrew their nomination papers for this phase. Today was the last day of withdrawal of nomination paper. The first phase of election will be held in 49 constituencies on the 12th of the next month. … Continue reading 586 candidates in fray for 1st phase of polls for Bihar polls

BJP selling tickets to criminals: Party MP RK Singh

AMN / PATNA: Former Home secretary and BJP MP from Ara R K Singh today accused his party of selling Bihar assembly election tickets to criminals. Singh reportedly targeted former deputy CM and a frontrunner among BJP’s CM aspirants Sushil Kumar Modi and said, “Popular sitting MLAs are denied tickets and criminals are being given … Continue reading BJP selling tickets to criminals: Party MP RK Singh

LJP, Shatrughan Sinha back R K Singh’s allegation of selling BJP tickets in Bihar

AMN / Senior BJP MP Shatrughan Sinha has come in support of party MP R K Singh who had alleged that the money has changed hands for tickets in the Bihar assembly elections. Mr. Sinha said Mr. Singh is a very respected and responsible MP and he can never make any irresponsible statement. He said … Continue reading LJP, Shatrughan Sinha back R K Singh’s allegation of selling BJP tickets in Bihar

EC expresses concern over black money being pumped in poll-bound Bihar

AMN / The Election Commission has flagged its concern over black money being pumped through the hawala route in poll-bound Bihar. Chief Election Commissioner(CEC) Nasim Zaidi has tasked the income tax authorities to trace the hawala route and plug it before the five phase assembly elections begin on October 12. In a letter to the … Continue reading EC expresses concern over black money being pumped in poll-bound Bihar

BJP takes strong exception to Nitish Kumar’s statement

The BJP today took strong exception to the Bihar Chief Minister and JD(U) leader Nitish Kumar’s statement that BJP is involved in caste-based politics. Briefing media in New Delhi, Union Minister and party leader Prakash Javadekar said, BJP’s agenda is development and it always talks about it. He alleged that it is the JD(U), RJD … Continue reading BJP takes strong exception to Nitish Kumar’s statement

Bihar Polls: Lalu-Nitish Grand Alliance releases list of 242 candidates

Anwarul Hoda / PATNA The Grand Alliance led by Lalu Prasad and Nitish Kumar today announced the list of candidates of its allies JD(U),  RJD and Congress for Bihar assembly Elections. Releasing the names of candidates of 242 candidates in Patna Mr. Kumar said the name of remaining one candidate will be announced latter on. … Continue reading Bihar Polls: Lalu-Nitish Grand Alliance releases list of 242 candidates

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