Mumbai: The results of the 243 Assembly seats in Bihar, voting for which took place in three phases on October 28, November 3, and November 7 will be declared on Tuesday. The counting of votes will begin at 8 AM and a final picture is expected to be clear only by late evening.
Meanwhile, The National Democratic Alliance (NDA) has crossed the half mark for 238 out of 243 seats of the Election Commission of India (ECI) as per the latest trends at 11:30 am, ahead of 125 seats – BJP 70, JDU 48 , VIP 6, Hindustani Awam Morcha (Secular) 1.
While the Mahagathbandhan is ahead in 101 seats – RJD 62, Congress 20, Left 19, BSP 1, AIMIM 2, LJP 5 and Independents 4.
ECI trend for 223 out of 243 seats at 10:56 am – NDA was leading in 117 seats – BJP 63, JDU 48, Vikascel Insan Party 5, HAM-1.
The Mahagathbandhan was ahead in 95 seats – RJD 61, Congress 19, Left 15 BSP and All India Majlis-e-Ittehad-ul-Muslimeen (AIMIM) on one seat, LJP on four and independents on five.
The counting of votes in the Bihar assembly elections began at 8 am on Tuesday at 55 counting centers in 38 districts of the state.
On one side is the NDA, which includes JD-U (115 seats), BJP (110 seats), Vikassheel Insaan Party (11 seats) and Jeetan Ram Manjhi’s Hindustani Awam Morcha (7 seats).