New Delhi, Oct 28 : As polling began on Wednesday for elections for 71 seats of the Bihar Legislative Assembly in the first phase of assembly elections in the state, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday appealed to voters in the state to express their support for the ‘Mahagathbandhan ‘ to ensure justice, employment and welfare of farmers and workers.
In a post on the social media, Mr Gandhi said, ‘This time, your vote should go to the ‘Mahagathbandhan ‘ for justice, employment and in the interest of farmers and workers. Congratulations to all of you for polling for first phase .’
Elections for 71 seats of the Bihar Legislative Assembly, in the first phase of Assembly elections in Bihar, began on Wednesday morning amid enforcement of Covid-related protocols.
The Congress has formed a ‘Mahagathbandhan ‘(grand alliance) for the extrinsic with the Rashtriya Janata Dal.