The polling began Wednesday morning in 71 assembly constituencies of Bihar in the first phase of three-phase elections amid tight security and COVID-19 guidelines in place.
This will be the second electoral visit of the two leaders to Bihar.
In Bihar, the Congress is a part of the RJD-headed Grand Alliance which also has the CPI(ML), CPI(M) and the CPI as constituents.
The BJP has already launched "carpet bombing" campaign for the Bihar polls with Union ministers Rajnath Singh, BJP president J P Nadda and Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath addressing public meetings at various places.
Yogi Adityanath, who began campaigning in Bihar on October 20 for the polls starting on October 28, took potshots at Rahul Gandhi and AIMIM's Owaisi, both of whom have questioned the revocation of special status to Kashmir.
In the past three days, Malappuram recorded the highest number of cases in the state-- 1,399 on Sunday, 1,519 on Saturday and 1,025 cases on Friday.
In an exclusive interview to Network18's Group Editor-in-chief Rahul Joshi on October 17, Union Home Minister Amit Shah delved into a range of issues from India-China face-off to the BJP’s relations with its former allies - Shiv Sena in Maharashtra and the LJP in Bihar.
"India's poor are hungry because the government is busy in filling the pockets of some of its special friends," he said in a tweet in Hindi.
The company’s founder and CEO, Navkaran Singh Bagga said that alternative technologies like atmospheric water generators (AWG) that do not depend on any water source can be installed at offices, buildings, factories, villages, for safe and pure drinking water
The Congress, many other opposition parties and several farmers organisations have been protesting against these legislations, claiming these will harm the interests of farmers and benefit corporates, a claim denied by the government.
Targeting the government over the nearly five-month-long military standoff in eastern Ladakh, Rahul Gandhi had said last week that during the UPA's rule, "China would not dare to take a step inside our territory".
Taking to Twitter, Gandhi tagged a BBC video on India's pandemic journey which showed the problems faced by the migrant labourers after the announcement of the lockdown, the rising cases of COVID-19 and loss of lives.
Siddharth Shah, Director of Airowater told Moneycontrol that the company uses a patented atmospheric water generator (AWG) green technology that harvests water from the humidity in the air
By over focusing on the ‘international conspiracies’, Adityanath invites a larger risk of not just global ridicule but failing to use an opportunity to reform the system from within with correctives — if he wishes to be remembered as an able deliverer of social and economic welfare
Rahul Gandhi also askd Prime Minister Narendra Modi to break silence and start facing questions on the issues raning from the farm bills to border dispute with China.
Congress leaders Rahul Gandhi and his sister Priyanka Gandhi Vadra had been manhandled while they were marching towards the Hathras victim's house to meet the aggrieved family.
Rahul Gandhi, who is holding a series of tractor rallies under his 'Kheti Bachao Yatra’ in Punjab to protest the Centre’s new farm laws, also took on Prime Minister Narendra Modi, saying he has not spoken "a word" on the Hathras incident.
As per Facebook analytics data, Rahul Gandhi’s social media posts saw 13.9 million engagements during this period, including likes, comments, and shares. As against this, Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s engagements last week were only 8.2 million, claimed the Congress.
Rahul Gandhi, who is holding tractor rallies in Punjab against the newly enacted farm laws, is set to reach Pehowa town in Kurukshetra district of Haryana with his supporters Tuesday and address a gathering.
Surendra Singh was reacting to Rahul Gandhi’s tweet on Singh's controversial statement on Saturday that "rapes can only be stopped if parents teach sanskar (values) to their daughters”.
Hathras gangrape-murder case: The 19-year-old woman was allegedly gang-raped on September 14 in an assault by four men that left her critically injured. She died at a Delhi hospital on September 29.
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi's tractor rally is scheduled to begin today at 11 am.
The 19-year-old Dalit woman was allegedly raped at a village in Uttar Pradesh's Hathras by four men on September 14.
Raut also questioned the silence of those who targeted the Maharashtra government "as if heavens had fallen" when the illegal construction of an actress was demolished.
Congress leaders Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi Vadra were detained by Uttar Pradesh police on October 1, after the former was allegedly shoved and pushed to the ground by police personnel, as they made their way to the Hathras district from New Delhi.