The weakening of the party will result in more political space being available for regional parties, said a former Congress chief minister requesting anonymity.
The LJP, which had two seats in the outgoing assembly, won only one seat while the BJP emerged victorious in 74.
Senior Congress leader Tariq Anwar said the Bihar poll results were definitely below the party's expectations.
On polling day, the workers would place two yellow-coloured dustbins per polling station for disposal of used masks, gloves and sanitiser bottles.
The three Left parties -- Communist Party of India, Communist Party of India (Marxist) and Communist Party of India (Marxist-Leninist) -- won an impressive 16 of the 29 seats they contested in the Bih
Political observers feel that Yogi Adityanath could connect with people of the neighbouring state with ease due to his connection to Gorakhpur district which borers Bihar.
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Chandra said though postal ballot facility was extended, any person wanting to cast vote at the polling station was free to do so.
The maximum turnout of 51.12 per cent till 3 pm has been recorded in Supaul district, and the minimum in Darbhanga.
The maximum turnout of 40.15 per cent till 1 pm has been recorded in the Muzaffarpur district, and the minimum in Darbhanga.
The family of Kedar Rai, who was deployed at voting centre number 190 in Katra, will be given an ex-gratia of Rs 15 lakh.
Nadda said that 'people should ensure their participation in grand festival of democracy while keeping COVID related precautions in mind'.
Polling is underway in 78 assembly constituencies of Bihar in the third and final phase of state elections on Saturday in which 2.35 crore voters are eligible to decide the fate of 1,204 candidates.
RJD’s Tejashwi Yadav and LJP’s Chirag Paswan linked the statement to the CM’s indirect acceptance of defeat in the polls.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi said it was a matter of pride that the focus in Bihar polls has been on development.
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If there is certain unhappiness among them with the opposition alliance, there also seems to be a realisation that it remains their best bet.