- 10 Nov 2020 1:31 PM GMT
RJD has emerged as the single largest party with a lead in 77 seats, while the BJP takes lead in 72 seats. The NDA is now ahead in 121 seats, and the RJD in 114 seats in a razor thin competition, as 40% votes still remain to be counted.
- 10 Nov 2020 12:19 PM GMT
The RJD slowly took over the BJP as the single largest party according to the latest count of votes, with a lead in 74 seats, with BJP's lead falling to 71.
The NDA currently leads in 121 seats, while the grand alliance leads in 113 seats.
Meanwhile, 32 seats have a vote margin of less than 1000 votes, that could potentially swing the elections.
- 10 Nov 2020 12:02 PM GMT
The CPI, CPI(M) and CPI-ML(Liberation) are now leading in 18 out of 29 contested seats. The Left parties fought the election with RJD and Congress as part of the grand alliance.This would be a great victory for the Left, which was decimated to just three seats in the 2015 assembly elections.
- 10 Nov 2020 8:13 AM GMT
"Despite counting being well underway, we might have a delay in getting the results because of higher number of polling stations and EVMs", says Chandra Bhushan Kumar, Deputy Commissioner of Election Commission. He also added that there will be 35 rounds of counting this time.