Bihar Election Campaign: NDA vs Parivar Tantra Gathbandhan – PM draws a comparison at Samastipur

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Updated: November 1, 2020 4:38:28 pm

Bihar Assembly Election 2020, PM Modi Rally in Bihar News Updates: At an election rally in Chhapra today, PM Modi said that after the first phase voting, it is clear that Nitish Kumar is all set to form government again.

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Bihar Assembly election 2020 Phase 2 News Updates: Addressing an election rally in support of the JDU-BJP combine, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said that it had become clear after the first phase voting that incumbent Chief Minister Nitish Kumar will retain power in the state.

While addressing a public rally in Chhapra, PM Modi also said that the state currently has “double engine sarkar” referring to the NDA government in the state as well as at the centre. He also indirectly took a dig at both Congress MP Rahul Gandhi and RJD Chief Ministerial candidate Tejashwi Yadav by terming them as “Yuvraaj”. He further said that the NDA government in the state is committed to provide development and good governance in the state.

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    15:52 (IST)01 Nov 2020
    PM Modi on opposition at Bihar rally

    Opposition only creating atmosphere of fear and confusion: PM Narendra Modi at Bihar rally.

    Proponents of 'jungle raj' concerned only about protecting benami wealth, he said on money laundering cases against Lalu Prasad, family. (PTI)

    15:36 (IST)01 Nov 2020
    Would be unfortunate if 'Mahagatbandhan' comes to power: RK Singh

    Union Minister RK Singh: It will be very unfortunate for Bihar if the 'Mahagatbandhan' comes to power. Tejashwi Yadav has a tendency just like Lalu ji. He (Tejashwi) has taken criminals as his allies and will let them run free and amok all over the state again.

    15:30 (IST)01 Nov 2020
    Union Minister RK Singh on Bihar Elections

    It will be very unfortunate for Bihar if the 'Mahagatbandhan' comes to power. Tejashwi Yadav has a tendency just like Lalu ji. He (Tejashwi) has taken criminals as his allies & will let them run free and amok all over the state again: Union Minister RK Singh (ANI)

    15:30 (IST)01 Nov 2020
    Industries and sugar mills shut down in Jungleraj: PM Modi

    Bihar Election 2020: Jungleraj's condition was that the industries and sugar mills, which had been a part of Champaran and Bihar for decades, were also shut down. Now in this election, the supporters of Naxalism, along with the people of Jungle Raj and the supporters of those who want to tear the country apart have joined the procession in a big way: PM Modi in Motihari

    15:09 (IST)01 Nov 2020
    Beware of them, says PM Modi at rally in Motihari

    Bihar Elections 2020: This time for Bihar elections, leaders of 'jungle raj' have come together with supporters of naxalism and tukde-tukde gang. If given a chance, they will again push the state of Bihar into the dark era of violence. Therefore, people of Bihar have to be beware of them, says Prime Minister Modi at a rally in Motihari.

    15:06 (IST)01 Nov 2020
    Bihar assembly elections: Leaders of 'jungle raj' have come together with supporters of naxalism for polls, says PM

    This time for Bihar Elections, leaders of 'jungle raj' have come together with supporters of naxalism & tukde-tukde gang. If given a chance, they will again push the state of Bihar into the dark era of violence. Therefore, people of Bihar have to beware of them: PM at Motihari (ANI)

    15:04 (IST)01 Nov 2020
    Bihar elections: Union Minister Rajnath Singh confident of NDA's win

    Union Minister Rajnath Singh expressed confidence that the NDA will win the Bihar elections and asserted that the exit of the Chirag Paswan-led LJP won't impact the poll prospects of the ruling alliance. Singh also rejected allegations of any hidden understanding with Paswan's party, saying the BJP believes in fair politics and doesn't play with the trust of the people. "Chirag and his party would have their own reasons for leaving the alliance. But I don't think LJP would have any impact on the ruling BJP-JD(U) alliance in Bihar assembly polls. Our alliance will win the elections and form the next government in the state," he said. (PTI)

    14:52 (IST)01 Nov 2020
    PM Modi arrives at Motihari to address his fourth rally

    Bihar Election 2020: Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrives at Motihari to address an election rally. Hindustani Awam Morcha (HAM) chief Jitan Ram Manjhi is also present.

    14:51 (IST)01 Nov 2020
    Bihar elections: PM Modi arrives for rally at Motihari

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrives at Motihari, to address an election rally. Hindustani Awam Morcha (HAM) chief Jitan Ram Manjhi also present. (ANI)

    14:31 (IST)01 Nov 2020
    Double-double yuvraj going to fail in Bihar: PM Modi

    Prime Minister Modi in Bihar: On the one hand, there is development brought in by the double engine government of the NDA. On the other there are these double-double yuvraj with the sole agenda of saving their thrones. One of them failed in UP a few years ago and is now lending his support to the 'yuvraj of jungle raj' in Bihar. They are going to fail here again. 

    13:57 (IST)01 Nov 2020
    Bihar elections: Huge crowd today tells the results of elections: PM Modi

    The huge crowd that I can see today at this rally clearly tells what the result is going to be on the 10th November: Prime Minister Narendra Modi at an election rally in Samastipur.

    13:44 (IST)01 Nov 2020
    Bihar elections 2020: BJP to form 1000 Farmer Producer Organizations for Bihar farmers, says PM Modi

    BJP has decided to form 1000 Farmer Producer Organizations (FPOs) for farmers in Bihar. Also, Central Govt has created a fund of Rs 1 lakh crores for agriculture infrastructure for our farmers: Prime Minister Narendra Modi at an election rally in Samastipur. (ANI)

    13:35 (IST)01 Nov 2020
    Bihar elections: Voting in the 1st phase has indicated huge gains for NDA, says PM Modi

    Voting in the 1st phase has indicated huge gains for NDA; this has left opponents frustrated and they have begun to vent ire by shoving own supporters: PM Narendra Modi takes dig at recent video of Tejashwi Yadav at Bihar rally (PTI)

    13:22 (IST)01 Nov 2020
    A running subplot in fight for Parsa seat: Lalu's son's troubled marriage

    More than the electoral battle, the Parsa assembly segment in Saran district is witnessing a fight playing out between the families of two Yadav giants of Bihar politics -- Lalu Prasad and Chandrika Roy.

    The marital dispute between Prasad's elder son Tej Pratap Yadav and Aishwarya Rai, a daughter of Chandrika Roy, has its shadow in the poll battle on this seat which votes on November 3. Read more

    13:11 (IST)01 Nov 2020
    Bihar assembly elections: PM Modi praises old woman from village

    PM Modi during a rally referred to a video, which has gone viral on the social media, where an old village woman snaps at a journalist who poses her the question "what has Modi done for you?". "I was impressed when the woman fluently spoke about the welfare measures undertaken by our government and hurled the counter question when Modi has done so much for us, do you expect us to vote for you and not for him? She expressed the sentiment shared by most voters of Bihar," Modi said. (PTI)

    12:59 (IST)01 Nov 2020
    Bihar elections: NDA vs alliance of dynasty politics, says PM Modi

    On one side is NDA that's committed to democracy, on other is an alliance that is devoted to dynastic politics. Has any relative of Nitish Kumar been sent to Rajya Sabha? Do you find any relative of Modi in Parliament?: PM Narendra Modi at Bihar rally. (PTI)

    12:29 (IST)01 Nov 2020
    Bihar elections: PM Modi on RJD ties with former union minister Raghuvansh Prasad Singh

    PM Modi raked up the issue of "ill treatment and insult" to former union minister Raghuvansh Prasad Singh by the family of RJD supremo Lalu Prasad which ultimately led to the founding member quitting the party a day before his death. Although Singh, a hugely respected leader, belonged to the neighboring Vaishali district, the treatment meted out to him is said to have angered his fellow Rajputs who have a sizeable presence in Chapra. (PTI)

    12:28 (IST)01 Nov 2020
    Samastipur rally: PM says huge crowd shows who will win

    At the Samastipur rally, PM Modi said, "On one side, NDA is committed to democracy, and on the other side is 'parivar tantra gathbandhan'. NDA govt is for 'sabka saath, sabka vikas'."

    "The huge crowd that I can see today at this rally clearly tells what the result is going to be on the 10th November," he added.

    12:13 (IST)01 Nov 2020
    Bihar elections 2020: Will take care of all your needs, says PM Modi in Bihar

    In a bid to strike a chord with the state's women voters, PM Modi said, "My mothers need not worry about whether they would be able to afford Chhath festivities a few weeks from now. Do remember this son of yours is sitting in Delhi. He will take care of all your needs". (PTI)

    11:59 (IST)01 Nov 2020
    Bihar elections: PM Modi talks about Pulwama attack in rally

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday excoriated the opposition over the Pulwama attack after Pakistan's admission of complicity in it, saying it has "taken masks off" the faces of those in India who never cared for the "sons of Bihar" who lost their lives in the assault. "A few days ago, our neighbour confessed to its involvement in the Pulwama terror attack," Modi said referring to a statement made on the floor of Pakistan National Assembly by minister Fawad Chaudhry who credited Premier Imran Khan for the "success in Pulwama" where "humne Hindustan ko ghar mein ghus kar maara (we hit India on its own soil)". "The admission has also taken the masks off our opponents who never actually cared for the lives we lost in the suicide attack which killed many sons of Bihar. They have always been more preoccupied with their political gains," said Modi referring to the questions that were raised about the Balakot air strikes that followed the terrorist strike. (PTI)

    11:54 (IST)01 Nov 2020
    Bihar elections: PM Modi pitches for NDA govt in Bihar

    NDA govt ensured kitchen fires kept burning in homes of poor during corona pandemic: PM Narendra Modi tells Bihar rally. (PTI)

    11:43 (IST)01 Nov 2020
    Bihar elections: PM Modi on voter turnout in first phase

    Political pundits proven wrong in 1st phase of Bihar polls which saw large voter turnout despite COVID-19: PM Narendra Modi at Chapra rally. (PTI)

    11:31 (IST)01 Nov 2020
    Bihar assembly elections: PM Modi takes jibe at Rahul Gandhi, Tejashwi

    NDA defeated "double-double yuvraj" in UP polls; the "double-double yuvraj" will meet same fate in Bihar: PM Modi in swipe at Rahul Gandhi, Tejashwi. (PTI)

    11:06 (IST)01 Nov 2020
    Bihar elections: Chirag attacks BJP

    Commenting on BJP president JP Nadda's statement, ‘Even if we get more seats, Nitish ji will still be our leader’, LJP leader Chirag Paswan says, "Why are BJP leaders bowing their heads before such a corrupt CM? Such remarks disappoint their own party workers & voters. CM himself knows he's not going to win." NDA

    10:45 (IST)01 Nov 2020
    Nitish Kumar set to form government again: PM

    At a rally in Chhapra, PM Modi said, "We have ensured free grains for poor till Chhath puja. No woman should worry about how she will celebrate Chhath puja. Today, Bihar has 'double-engine ki sarkar'. On the other hand, there are two 'Yuvaraj' of whom one is from 'jungle raj'."

    "After the first phase voting, it is clear that Nitish Kumar is all set to form government again," PM said.

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