In the Assembly segments of Madhepura, Alamnagar, Singheshwar (SC) and Bihariganj, forget development as a poll theme.
The fate of brothers Tejashwi Prasad Yadav and Tej Pratap Yadav will be sealed today as polling is underway for the 94 of the 243 seats spread across 17 districts.
On Monday at an election rally in Vaishali, Nitish took potshots at Lalu’s family with his “eight-nine” children jibe.
The votes for the state assembly polls will be counted on November 10. Prasad is in judicial custody in Jharkhand capital Ranchi after his conviction in fodder scam cases.
According to analysts, Tejashwi is comparatively on a more firm footing, particularly because of the preponderance of the Yadavs, the single biggest caste in the state.
Bihar with 243 Assembly seats will go to polls in three phases: October 28, November 3, and November 7 and the results will be declared on November 10.
The case pertains to the fraudulent withdrawal of Rs 3.5 crore from the Dumka treasury by Animal Husbandry Department officials between 1991 and 1996 when Yadav served as Bihar CM.
Raghuvansh Prasad Singh, who recently resigned from the Rashtriya Janta Dal (RJD), has written another emotional letter expressing his anguish and agony over the situation.
The CBI counsel argued before a bench Yadav's bail plea should not be heard now as 23 days are remaining for him to complete half of his five-year jail term.
The RJD chief is currently lodged into the Director’s bungalow of RIMS on the campus.
The fodder scam pertains to fraudulent withdrawal of Rs 33.67 crore from Chaibasa treasury during 1992-93, when RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav was the chief minister of Bihar.
Devendra Fadnavis said that when the NDA was voted to power, the state was rescued from "Lalu's Latche."
“The policemen, who were found positive, have been removed and fresh deployment has been done after getting them checked for the virus,” said Dr Umesh Prasad
The decision was taken by RIMS administration as a precautionary measure looking at the soaring of Covid-19 cases in Jharkhand in the last few weeks.
Jailed RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav is currently admitted to RIMS in Ranchi due to deteriorating health conditions.