Bihar assembly elections: Parties race for wider appeal with virtual rallies, digital 'raths'
The BJP biggies are going to be in Patna this week for a series of meetings. The list includes national president JP Nadda, national general secretary (organisation) BL Santosh and Bihar election in-charge Devendra Fadnavis.
PM Modi embarks on the launch of Rs 4,500 cr-worth bonanza for Bihar
Prime Minister Narendra Modi highlighted several initiatives taken by the Centre to help farmers and migrants from Bihar during the ongoing COVID-19 crisis, including providing free ration to migrants returning home from cities, and PMGKAY.
Bihar poll work gains pace: BJP leaders Fadnavis, Nadda to be in Patna Friday
This visit was initially planned for the last week of August but had to be postponed due to the lockdown in the state that ended on September 6.
Bihar elections: JDU entrusts 3 party men for poll strategy, sets up war room
With a team of party workers and volunteers, state water resources minister Sanjay Jha, building construction minister Ashok Choudhary and MP Lalan Singh have been on the job for the past four months.
Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar greets Prime Minister Narendra Modi on his 70th birthday
As part of the celebrations on the prime minister's birthday, the state BJP doctors' cell has organised a health camp at the party office, BJP media in-charge Pankaj Singh said.
Bihar assembly election: Political events of the past three months
Smaller players such as Pappu Yadav and new entrants like Yashwant Sinha are believed to be weighing their options and how they can fit into any anti-Nitish Kumar alliance or cobble up a third front.
Bihar elections, 65 pending bypolls to be held around same time, informs Election Commission
"One of the major factors in clubbing them together is the relative ease of movement of central forces and related logistics issues," a Commission statement said.
JD(U) objects regular criticism of the Bihar government by LJP president Chirag Paswan
“PM Modi, home minister Amit Shah and BJP president JP Nadda have already said on different occasions that Bihar elections would be fought under the leadership of chief minister Nitish Kumar,” JD(U) principal secretary general KC Tyagi told ET. “Even after that if LJP is raising a question on leadership, it means they are defying PM Modi.”
Bihar flood: No fresh areas inundated, 83.62 lakh people affected
The highest 11 casualties were registered in Darbhanga district, followed by six in Muzaffarpur, four in West Champaran and two each in Saran, Siwan and Khagaria.
Bihar is testing over 1.5 lakh Covid samples daily: Nitish Kumar
Chief Minister of Bihar, Nitish Kumar on September 09 addressed a virtual rally in Bihar’s capital. In the rally, Nitish said, “Many people ...
Congress accuses BJP of politicising Sushant Singh Rajput's death ahead of Bihar polls
Congress chief spokesperson Randeep Surjewala condemned the party and said Rajput''s death was being politicised to deflect attention from the problems faced by the people in Bihar.
Digital outreach: BJP likely to launch Atmanirbhar Bihar, RJD takes to booth-level WhatsApp campaigns
The party on Saturday started conducting social media training workshops for nearly 1,090 mandal heads that saw the virtual participation of IT minister Ravishankar Prasad.
After months of uncertainty, life is crawling towards normalcy for Bihar labourers
Migrant labourers of Bihar returning to other states like Delhi, Haryana, Punjab, Gujarat, Maharashtra have now become a poll issue for the state's opposition parties.
No party can form government in Bihar alone, alliance a reality: Sushil Modi
In an interview to PTI-Bhasha, the senior BJP leader claimed the opposition grand alliance, led by Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) and known as 'Mahagathbandhan', was nowhere in fight against the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) and also lacked credibility.
With elections coming, Bihar plans big push to Ayushman Bharat Scheme
The state has seen about 193,000 admissions under the scheme so far and 5.4 million e-cards have been issued while the number of prospective beneficiaries is nearly 55 million. Claims worth Rs 133 crore have so far been paid in Bihar, a fraction of Rs 7,565 crore paid across the country.