Bihar Election 2020 HIGHLIGHTS: Free Covid vaccination in Bihar, announces BJP

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Updated: October 22, 2020 1:18:21 pm

Bihar Election 2020 Latest News: On Wednesday, Congress released its manifesto for the Bihar assembly elections. It has promised to create 10 lakh government jobs, give farm loan waiver, and Rs 1,500 monthly allowance to unemployment youth.

nirmala sitharaman live, stimulus package, economic recovery, sector specific measures, pli scheme, incentivesFM Sitharaman's address comes a day after the government announced new production linked incentives under another Rs 2 lakh crore PLI scheme for 10 major manufacturing sectors.

Bihar Election Latest Updates: Finance Minister NIrmala Sitharaman today released the BJP’s manifesto for Bihar Assembly polls. The BJP’s poll manifesto has 5 sutra, 1 target and 11 resolution — which is focused on mainly five agenda of education, village, industry, betterment of farmers and health sector of Bihar. The BJP has promised free Covid-19 vaccination in Bihar. It has also promised to appoint 3 lakh teachers in one year in all types of schools, universities and institutes of higher education.

The BJP has also promised to make medical education including technical education in Bihar available in Hindi language. It has promised to develop supply chain of special crop products like maize, fruits, vegetable, chuda, makhana, paan, masala, honey, mentha, medicinal plants across the state. It will add 1000 new FPOs in Bihar.

“This will create 10 lakh employment opportunities in the state,” says BJP in its manifesto.

Releasing the documents, Nirmala Sitharaman appealed to all the people of the state to vote for NDA and make it win. She said that Nitish Kumar will be the Chief Minister of Bihar for the next 5 years. “Under his rule, Bihar will become a progressive and developed state of India,” she said

The BJP is contesting the election with JDU of Nitish Kumar, VIP of Mukesh Sahani and HAM of Jitan Ram Manjhi.

On Wednesday, Congress released its manifesto for the Bihar assembly elections. It has promised to create 10 lakh government jobs, give farm loan waiver, and Rs 1,500 monthly allowance to unemployment youth. It has also assured the farmers of 50 per cent rebate in electricity bills and repeal of the three farm laws brought by the Centre. The Congress is contesting 70 out of the 243 assembly seats in alliance with the RJD, and three Left parties. The RJD will contest 144 seats, CPI(ML) 19, CPI six and CPI(M) four.

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    12:45 (IST)22 Oct 2020
    Free Covid vaccination in Bihar

    The NDA government is ready against the Corona epidemic. It is our pledge that Corona vaccine will be made available free to every Bihar resident: BJP 

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    12:28 (IST)22 Oct 2020
    BJP poll manifesto - 5 sutra, 1 target and 11 resolution

    Bihar Election 2020: The BJP's poll manifesto has 5 sutra, 1 target and 11 resolution — which is focused on mainly five agenda of education, village, industry, betterment of farmers and health sector of Bihar. 

    12:15 (IST)22 Oct 2020
    BJP Manifesto 2020: 15 new processing industries in Bihar

    BJP promises for Bihar: 15 new processing industries based on private and comfed will be created in 2 years by providing ease for private investment in processing sector.

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    12:08 (IST)22 Oct 2020
    BJP promises to develop supply chain of special crop products

    The BJP has promised to develop supply chain of special crop products like maize, fruits, vegetable, chuda, makhana, paan, masala, honey, mentha, medicinal plants across the state. It will add 1000 new FPOs in Bihar. "This will create 10 lakh employment opportunities in the state," says BJP in its manifesto.

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    11:46 (IST)22 Oct 2020
    BJP promises to make medical education in Hindi

    BJP manifesto: The BJP has promised to make medical education including technical education in Bihar available in Hindi language.

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    11:39 (IST)22 Oct 2020
    BJP manifesto: Will appoint 3 lakh new teachers in Bihar

    BJP manifesto for Bihar Election: The BJP has promised to appoint 3 lakh new teachers in one year in all types of schools, universities and institutes of higher education.  

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    11:37 (IST)22 Oct 2020
    BJP manifesto- Key promises on industry, education

    The BJP has promised to make Bihar next generation IT Hub and create employment for more than five lakh people. It has also promised to make Bihar a dairy hub in the next five years. 

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    11:22 (IST)22 Oct 2020
    Nitish Kumar will be CM of Bihar for next 5 years: Nirmala Sitharaman

    Bihar Election 2020: I appeal to all the people of the state to vote for NDA and make it win. Nitish Kumar will be the Chief Minister of Bihar for the next 5 years. Under his rule, Bihar will become a progressive and developed state of India, says Nirmala Sitharaman in Patna

    11:20 (IST)22 Oct 2020
    Bihar will get free Covid vaccination: Nirmala Sitharaman

    Bihar Election 2020: As soon as COVID19 vaccine will be available for production at a mass scale, every person in Bihar will get free vaccination. This is the first promise mentioned in our poll manifesto, says Nirmala Sitharaman at the launch of BJP Manifesto in Patna. 

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    11:16 (IST)22 Oct 2020
    GDP in Bihar seen sharp rise under NDA rule: Nirmala Sitharaman in Patna

    Nirmala Sitharaman in Patna: The GDP in Bihar has seen a sharp rise under NDA rule, it has grown from 3% to 11.3% in the state in the last 15 years of NDA govt and not during the 15 years of jungle raj. It was made possible because our govt gave priority to good governance for people. 

    11:14 (IST)22 Oct 2020
    BJP releases its manifesto for Bihar

    Bihar Election 2020: Bihar is one state where all citizens are politically sensitive and well informed. They know and understand the promises a party makes. If anyone raises questions on our manifesto, we can answer them with confidence as we fulfil what we promised: N Sitharaman in Patna

    11:07 (IST)22 Oct 2020
    Bihar Election 2020: Sitharaman releases BJP's manifesto

    The BJP has released its manifesto for Bihar assembly election. 

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    09:55 (IST)22 Oct 2020
    Bihar Election 2020: BJP rallies on Thursday

    Bihar Election 2020: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh along with state BJP chief Sanjay Jaisawal will adress a series of rallies today in Bihar. 

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    09:46 (IST)22 Oct 2020
    PM Modi to address people of West Bengal at 12

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address to the people of West Bengal today at 12. The BJP has made elaborate arrangements for the live-viewing of the virtual adress in every polling booth across the state's 294 Assembly constituencies. The Prime Minister will share his 'Pujor Shubecha' (Puja greetings) message with the people of West Bengal.

    09:27 (IST)22 Oct 2020
    Bihar Election 2020: LJP's vision document on industry

    LJP President Chirag Paswan released the manifesto for Bihar assembly election. His promise on industry - 

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    09:18 (IST)22 Oct 2020
    Bihar Election 2020: BJP rallies on Thursday

    Former chief minister Raghubar Das and Nityanand Rai will address raalies today in Bihar. Former Delhi BJP chief and MP from North East Delhi Manoj Tiwari will also hold rally in the state. Senior BJP leader from Jharkhand Babulal Marandi will also hold rally today in Bihar. 

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    09:14 (IST)22 Oct 2020
    Dharmendra Pradhan: Nearly 85 lakh gas connections given in Bihar

    Bihar Election 2020: By 2022, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has promised to give home to all and in that too Bihar is getting more houses. Modiji fulfilled the promise of providing toilets to every house and Bihar is getting more in that too. Nearly 85 lakh connections given in Bihar under Ujjwala scheme, says Dharmendra Pradhan in Bihar 

    08:43 (IST)22 Oct 2020
    Bihar Election 2020: LJP manifesto — Key promises by Chirag Paswan

    LJP President Chirag Paswan yesterday released his party’s manifesto, promising a caste- and religion-free society and all-round development of Bihar. The LJP has promised equal pay for equal work for all contractual government employees. The LJP manifesto has also promised a film city and coaching city in Bihar.

    Among the key promises are reservation in promotions to SC/STs; hiring for all government vacancies; an overhaul of the education system with local dialects in school syllabus, wi-fi in SC/ST schools, and a Bachelor of Education college in every district; a dialysis centre at sub-divisional level; health coverage of up to Rs 2.5 lakh per year; sponsorship for mass weddings at block level; and FIRs against officials if files not cleared on time.

    08:33 (IST)22 Oct 2020
    Nirmala Sitharaman to release BJP’s manifesto today

    Fianance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will today realease the BJP's manifesto for the Bihar assembly election. She will release the manifesto in Patna. This comes just a day after Congress and LJP of Chirag Paswan released their manifestos. The Congress has promised to create 10 lakh government jobs and to provide farm loan waivers among other things. 

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