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Bihar polls first phase in pics!

The high-stake Bihar Assembly election began today with voting starting at 7 AM in 49 seats, spread over 10 districts, in the first of the five phases of elections amid elaborate security arrangements.

News Nation Bureau | Updated : 12 October 2015, 03:44:42 PM
Bihar polls first phase

Bihar polls first phase

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Out of the total number of 13,212 polling stations, 7,384 are tagged as critical and 2,255 are Left-Wing Extremists-hit.
Bihar polls first phase

Bihar polls first phase

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A total number of 1,35,72,339 electorate will cast their votes in the 49 Assembly seats for which 583 candidates, including 54 women, are in the fray.
Bihar polls first phase

Bihar polls first phase

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The polling will be held between 7 AM and 3 PM in nine constituencies - Tarapur, Jamalpur, Suryagraha, Rajauli (SC), Govindpur, Sikandara (SC), Jamui, Jhajha and Chakai.
Bihar polls first phase

Bihar polls first phase

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The duration of polling on four constituencies - Alauli (SC), Beldaur, Katoria (ST), Belhar - ended at 4 PM.