The voting percentage at Chief Minister Raghubar Das' Assembly seat Jamshedpur East was only 49.12 per cent.
The ADGP said polling is continuing peacefully and there is no other report of any untoward incident from anywhere else.
BJP working president J P Nadda further said that the BJP and Prime Minister Narendra Modi believe only in one caste-the poor.
When it comes to serious criminal charges against themselves, the Congress tops the chart here as well, with 50 per cent candidates.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi accused the Congress of delaying resolution of the vexed Kashmir problem and the Ayodhya dispute.
This is the first official statement issued by the party in the face of some senior party leaders jumping into the poll fray after being denied tickets for the ensuing assembly elections in the state.
Prasad, who holds portfolios of Law and Justice; Communications; Electronics and IT in the Union Cabinet, attacked Rahul Gandhi over his remarks on Rafale deal.
Singh, addressing a public meeting at Adityapur in Seraikela-Kharswan district, said he had a discussion with a cross-section of people as well as political analysts after the first phase of the polls
Palamau Divisional Commissioner Manoj Kumar Jha said that the police seized a pistol and three cartridges from Tripathi.
A total of 37,83,055 electorate, including 18,01,356 women and five third-gender voters are eligible to exercise their franchise in the first phase across six districts.
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According to KN Tripathy, BJP supporters even resorted to stone-pelting as he tried to get inside the booth after informed by his supporters that the venue was being looted.
The constituencies where polling is taking place are -- Chatra, Gumla, Bishunpur, Lohardaga, Manika, Latehar, Panki, Daltonganj, Bishrampur, Chhatarpur, Hussainabad, Garhwa and Bhawanathpur.
Maoist commanders, murder and sexual assault accused, ex-gangsters and scamsters are in the ring as the polls get off on November 30, Saturday.
BJP president Amit Shah asserted that the Raghubar Das government has ushered in several changes in the lives of the people in Jharkhand in the last five years.
BJP president Amit Shah claimed that Raghubar Das government has buried Naxals '20 feet under the earth in Jharkhand.'