हिंदी खबर
Bihar MLC election: Voting begins at 534 polling stations across 24 local authority constituencies [Photo/ANI]
Bihar MLC election: Voting begins at 534 polling stations across 24 local authority constituencies [Photo/ANI]

Bihar MLC election: Voting begins at 534 polling stations across 24 local authority constituencies

ANI | Updated: Apr 04, 2022 10:15 IST


Patna (Bihar) [India], April 4 (ANI): Voting for elections in 24 local authority constituencies of the Bihar Legislative Council began on Monday.
To ensure free and fair voting, adequate armed forces have been deployed at the 534 polling stations across the state.
Md. Noman Ahmad, Circle Officer deputed at Aurangabad block said, "All preparations have been done by the administration and people can vote peacefully."


The legislative council of Bihar consists of a total of 75 seats. The current strength of members in the legislative council is 51 against the total strength of 75, as all 24 seats of the local authority category are vacant since July 2021.
Among the NDA allies, BJP is contesting on 12 seats followed by JD(U) on 11 seats, and Pashupati Paras' Rashtriya Lok Janshakti Party on one seat. On the other hand, from the Opposition, RJD is contesting 23 seats while its ally CPI the remaining one seat. The Congress is going solo and is contesting 16 seats out of 24.
The results of the elections will be announced on April 7. (ANI)

Loading...
iocl
iocl