The poll bugle for Bihar has been blown. The electoral process will be completed in 2 weeks starting October 28 (Phase 1) and culminating on November 10 (Counting Day). Detailed guidelines have been issued by the Election Commission keeping in mind the coronavirus pandemic. The number of booths will be increased by a third, and restrictions have been placed on rallies and door-to-door campaigning.
While the alliances are yet to shape up, early opinion polls suggest NDA sweeping with close to 2/3rd majority. The opposition is sorely missing the charismatic Lalu who is languishing in jail. Smaller players like Paswan and Kushwaha are proving to be a tough nut to crack, bargaining bard for seats.
In this article we will explore what are the factors which will impact the outcome of Bihar elections.
1. Leadership Ratings
Leadership ratings is one of the key considerations of many voters. This trend of…
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