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The Grand Alliance of Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar forges ahead in the battle for the 243-seat Bihar Assembly, latest trends from the vote count show. After trailing to the BJP-led combine initially, Nitish Kumar’s Janata Dal-United (JD-U) and its allies Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) and the Congress surge ahead.
Latest trends (227/243): JD(U)+ 125, BJP+ 94, Others 8
Today’s result is the answer to PM Narendra Modi ‘s insults, says RJD supremo Lalu Prasad’s daughter Misa Bharti.
Home Minister Rajnath Singh meets RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat in New Delhi.
We had already predicted this. It is a defeat for BJP and PM Narendra Modi: JD(U) leader Pavan Verma
On the sudden reversal of trends in the favour of JD(U)+, BJP national general secretary Ram Madhav tweets:
Bihar poll update (215/243): Grand Alliance currently leading on 115 seats, BJP+ on 93, Others on 7
Latest trends (204/243): BJP+ 97, JD(U)+ 102, Others 6
I congratulate the people of Bihar, I think we will get around 150 seats: JD(U) president Sharad Yadav
Bihar poll trends (230/243): Grand Alliance takes lead on 128 seats, BJP+ on 94, Others 6