JHARKHAND ELECTION NEWS
Jharkhand Assembly Election: Here are the key seats in third phase of polling
17 constituencies will go to polls in the third pase of polling in Jharkhand on December 12 in which 309 candidates are in the fray. The most important battles will be seen in Ranchi from where State minister C P Singh is seeking a fifth term. Silli, Koderma, Ramgarh, and Badhwar are other important constituencies to watch out for.
BJP’s challenge in Ranchi is to beat anti-incumbency
BJP has been winning the Ranchi assembly seat since 1990 and the minister and current ML...
PM Modi cautions people against Congress in Jharkhand
Modi, who was addressing a poll rally at Bokaro, compared Jharkhand to a youth attainin...
Jharkhand assembly elections 2019: 12 things you need to watch out for
Almost every political party is in favour of increasing reservation benefits for OBC. BJP has promised voters it would OBC quotas, without affecting the existing quotas for STs and SCs in the state.
Jharkhand polls: One dead in clashes in Gumla
The problem began at booth no 36 of Sisai constituency of Gumla district when people got angry due to delay in voting. They started pelting stones on the police, who retaliated with firing in which one youth sustained bullet injuries who later died in the hospital. He has been identified as Mohammad Geelani (28).
K’taka a lesson for Congress, says PM Modi; will waive loan, says Rahul Gandhi
Modi says a stable government is necessary for development of the state while Rahul promises to return Jal, Jungle, Jameen to people.
Second phase of assembly poll in Jharkhand on Saturday
Polling will be held between 7 a.m. and 5 p.m. in Jamshedpur(East) and Jamshedpur(West) constituencies, while in the rest of the 18 constituencies voters will exercise their franchise between 7 a.m and 3 p.m, an EC release said. A total 47,24,968 voters, including women and third gender voters will decide the fate of 260 candidates, the EC sources said.
Jharkhand Assembly polls: Voting underway for 20 seats of 2nd phase
The second phase of polling began Saturday morning on 20 constituencies in Jharkhand, which votes in five phases to elect 81 members of the ...
Chidambaram appeals to voters in Jharkhand to defeat BJP
At a press conference here, he said the outcome of the ongoing assembly polls will be an important turning point with the saffron party on one side and secular and progressive parties on the other.
63.36 per cent votes cast in second phase of polling in Jharkhand
An estimated 63.36 per cent votes were cast on Saturday in the second phase of election for the Assembly in Jharkhand where one person killed was in firing by security personnel near a polling booth.
Jharkhand assembly elections: Key seats in second phase of polling
The second phase of polling in the five-phase Jharkhand assembly elections will be held on December 7.
Jharkhand's 'jal, jungle, jameen' to be returned to people if oppn alliance comes to power: Rahul Gandhi
Addressing a poll meeting here, Rahul said the Congress - JMM-RJD alliance will waive farm loan up to Rs 2 lakh and provide compensation for land acquired by force, if it forms government in Jharkhand.
Jharkhand Assembly Elections: All the dates you need to know
The polling is being held in five phases from 30 November to 20 December 2019.
Jharkhand: Candidates grew older by 1-13 yrs between 2014-19
Going by the candidates' declaration of their age, it implies they have grown older by 1 to 13 years between the 2014 and 2019 polls.
Jharkhand assembly elections: Two regional parties can play key role in govt formation
All Jharkhand Students Union (AJSU) led by former deputy Chief Minister Sudesh Mahato and the Jharkhand Vikas Morcha (JVM) led by the first state Chief Minister Babulal Marandi are back in the poll rink
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