Bihar Election LIVE: Record 44.76% voter turnout till evening 4 pm
In Bihar Assembly Election 2020, polling is being held for 94 seats in 17 districts for the second phase. The districts where the second phase of polling is being held are West Champaran, East Champaran, Shivhar, Sitamarhi, Madhubani, Darbhanga, Muzaffarpur, Gopalganj, Siwan, Chapra, Vaishali, Samastipur, Begusarai, Khagaria, Bhagalpur, Nalanda and Patna.
Patna: Voting process is going on for the second phase of Bihar assembly elections 2020 on Tuesday. Votes will cast in 94 assembly seats in 17 districts. The fate of 1463 candidates is to be decided in the second phase of Bihar elections.
The districts where the second phase of voting is being held include West Champaran, East Champaran, Shivhar, Sitamarhi, Madhubani, Darbhanga, Muzaffarpur, Gopalganj, Siwan, Chapra, Vaishali, Samastipur, Begusarai, Khagaria, Bhagalpur, Nalanda and Patna.
Bihar Election Live
In the second phase of Bihar elections, 44.76 percent voting has been done till 4 pm.
32.82% voter turnout till 1 pm:
In Bihar, 32.82 per cent people have exercised their franchise till 1 pm. Voting is going on at a normal pace. Muzaffarpur in Bihar has the highest vote percentage of 41.25 percent. As of 1 pm, only 28 per cent of the people in Patna have exercised their franchise.
8.14 percent voting till 10 pm
Voting has now gained some momentum in Bihar. According to the Election Commission, a total of 8.14 percent polling reported till 10 am.
Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar voted in Patna. After casting his vote, Nitish showed the victory sign and appealed to the people to vote as much as possible.
According to the Election Commission, 5.70 percent voters turnout in Bihar till 9 am.
Voters honored in Patna:
Voters awarded certificates for participation in voting on behalf of the Election Commission.
RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav voted in Patna. Mother Rabri Devi was also with him. Rabri said that the Ganges of change is flowing in Bihar, Bihar needs change. After the vote, Tejashwi Yadav said that there is an appeal to the people of Bihar that everyone should vote. The wave of change which is flowing in Bihar, today the people of Bihar want to choose a government with education, medicine, earning, irrigation, inflation, hearing and action.
Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Modi voted early in the morning in Patna. He appealed to the people to vote in greater numbers.
LJP President Chirag Paswan voted at the Polling booth of Khagarida.