The RJD supremo had on Sunday described the crucial Assembly polls in Bihar as a direct fight between the backward castes and forward castes.
Later, state BJP president Rahul Sinha told reporters that Banerjee’s comments were “a slip of tongue.
Terming the ECI’s direction “contemptuous of the Mizo people,” the MZP said it will “fully oppose the special summary revision.”
“In the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, there was rampant rigging by the TMC. We have control over the Election Commission now and there will be military assistance, ” Joy Banerjee said.
During his Mann Ki Baat address, PM Modi emphasised that it was essential for everybody to register as voters and “definitely” exercise franchise.
EC further ordered Bihar’s chief secretary to ensure the transferred officials are ‘not posted to any election related post.’
The EC further ordered the Bihar Chief Secretary to ensure the transferred officials are “not posted to any election-related post”.
The three-tier panchayat elections are held to elect, besides the village head, members of gram panchayat, kshetra panchayat and zila panchayat.
CEC’s announcement puts a lid on speculations that the polls were heading to dates beyond November 29, the day the tenure of the present Assembly expires.
The JD (U) urged the EC to prevent Union ministers and top BJP leaders, including party president Amit Shah, from attending yoga sessions in Bihar to mark International Yoga Day on Sunday.
“The Bihar@2025 campaign merely wishes to inform people about works done under Nitish Kumar rule in past 10 years, ” says senior minister Vijay Chaudhary.
The Bombay High Court has issued notices to the government, former chief minister Prithviraj Chavan and the Election Commission of India on the matter.
The idea is to essentially encourage voters—particularly in urban areas—to go up to the polling booths and vote.
The E-Roll Auditors shall tour the state in three phases starting June 8 to 13. The second phase will last from June 14 to July 15, and third phase from July 16 to 31.
The Election Commission has refused permission to Nirmala Sitharaman for a press conference in Tamil Nadu next week to list out her ministry’s achievements in the last year.