Oct 29, 2020 07:29 PM IST | Source: Moneycontrol.com
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Bihar Assembly Election 2020 highlights: Bihar is heading towards the second phase of polling across 94 constituencies
Bihar Assembly Election 2020 highlights: The state of Bihar is heading for polls in three phases amid the novel coronavirus pandemic to elect a new 243-member Legislative Assembly. The first phase of polling across 71 constituencies passed off peacefully on October 28. The state is now heading towards the second phase of polling across 94 seats on November 3. The counting of votes will happen on November 10. The election campaign is gathering steam by the day. Chief Minister Nitish Kumar-led Janata Dal (United) and its allies, including the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), are aiming to retain power in the state. The ruling coalition is being challenged by the ‘Grand Alliance’, or the ‘Mahagathbandhan’ comprising Tejashwi Yadav-led Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD), the Congress, the Left and other smaller parties.