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New generation should be told about Jungle Raj: CM Nitish Kumar

New Delhi: In the second virtual rally, Chief Minister of Bihar Nitish Kumar targeted Lalu Prasad Yadav and his family for their work in Bihar. “New generation should be told about Jungle Raj” CM Nitish Kumar said.

“We have worked. Before us, the husband-wife got to rule here but what did they do? What was the status of the law? People rightly say that the new generation should be told about Jungle Raj in Bihar,” He added.

The second virtual rally covers 11 constituencies in five districts and Bhupendra Yadav, Sushil Modi, Sanjay Jaiswal, and Nityanand Rai will do the campaign for the BJP.

On the women empowerment Kumar added that “To motivate for higher education, financial assistance of Rs 25,000 will be given to unmarried women on passing the intermediate exam and Rs 50,000 to women on passing graduation,”

Voting for 243 assembly constituencies in the state will be held in three phases — October 28 (71 seats), November 3 (94 seats) and November 7 (78 seats). The counting of votes will take place on November 10.

_Vinayak