Patna : The third and last phase of Bihar assembly elections 2020 continues. Meanwhile, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has tweeted that in the third phase of Bihar assembly elections, voting is on 78 seats today. I appeal to the voters of these areas that must exercise your right to vote while performing your responsibility. Your one vote will continue the pace of development in Bihar and make it a developed state.
At the same time polling workers in Muzaffarpur and Supaul have died. Sadanand Rai, a polling worker posted at Rampur Kanya Middle School in Raghopur Block area of Supaul, was an asthma patient. Meanwhile, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Home Minister Amit Shah, including RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav in Bihar, have appealed to the people to participate in voting. Queues have started at many booths even before the voting begins. In the third phase, in addition to the elections in 78 assembly constituencies, voting is also going on for the Valmikinagar parliamentary constituency by-election.
2 crore 35 lakh 54 thousand 71 voters will use their right to vote in the third phase for 78 seats in 15 districts. In this phase, besides Assembly Speaker Vijay Kumar Chaudhary, 11 ministers of the government – including Vijendra Prasad Yadav, Maheshwar Hazari, Vinod Narayan Jha, Khurshid Ahmed, Pramod Kumar, Laxmeshwar Rai, Bima Bharti, Krishna Kumar Rishi, Narendra Narayan Yadav, Ramesh Rishidev, Suresh Sharma, 1204 candidates are in the race.