BJP leader and Deputy CM Sushil Kumar Modi (file photo).

Patna: Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi on Saturday said that the 2019 election results successfully ended the myth of one party treating a particular community as its indentured labor as was clear in elections in both Bihar and Uttar Pradesh.

BSEB chairperson Anand Kishore at a press conference in Patna on Saturday..

Patna: Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB) chairperson Anand Kishore, at a press meet in Patna on Saturday, said that board had changed the syllabus and pattern of the inter exams which will go into effect in the 2019-21 academic calendar.

Congress leaders Madan Mohan Jha and Sadanand Singh (file photo).

Patna: Losing parties, a day after their total rout in the Lok Sabha elections at the hands of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led NDA, did not waste any time in passing blames for their loss with each party accusing the other for dragging down the party with them.

LJP leaders meet in Patna to celebrate party's victory in Lok Sabha elections.

Patna: Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) chief Ram Vilas Paswan, at a function in Patna on Friday to celebrate the grand show of his party at all six seats where he had fielded his candidate from, thanked his supporters and party members saying he had predicted a landslide victory for the NDA and now he stood vindicated following the announcement of poll results in which the NDA scored victory at 39 out of 40 seats in Bihar and 303 seats out of 543 nationwide.

NDA supporters celebrate in Patna on Thursday.

Patna: Celebration erupts in Patna following the landslide victory of the NDA over Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD)-led Mahagathbandhan that failed to open account at any seat in Bihar. Bharatiya Janata Party (BJD), Janata Dal -U, and Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) won at all 40 but one seat in the state.

Congress leader Shatrughan Sinha (file photo).

Patna: Obviously embarrassed by his stunning defeat in the hands of his former colleague Ravi Shankar Prasad, BJP leader-turned-Congress candidate from Patna Saheb Shatrughan Sinha conceded defeat on Thursday and sent congratulation to his opponent saying he wished him the best and hoped Prasad would now work to make Patna a 'smart city'.

RJD office deserted following the party's collossal loss in the Lok Sabha election.

Patna: Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Tejaswi Yadav, following the Mahagathbandhan's epic defeat in the Lok Sabha elections the results of which were announced on Thursday, congratulated Prime Minister Narendra Modi for the NDA's historical show saying he respected the people's mandate and accepted the defeat with humility.

Vote counting at AN College in Patna on Wednesday.

Patna: With Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led NDA easily skating to victory with a landslide margin of 340+ seats out of the 542 seats nationwide while destroying the Rahul Gandhi-led Grand Alliance opposition in the process, the situation in Bihar was no different as the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led alliance was headed towards victory at a minimum of 38 out of 40 seats in the state completely wiping off the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD)-led Mahagathbandhan opposition in a manner never seen before.

Upendra Kushwaha (right) with Tejaswi Yadav on left. (File photo)

Patna: Two days after favoring a bloodbath in Bihar if the poll results did not go his way, Rashtriya Lok Samata Party (RLSP) chief Upendra Kushwaha, on Thursday, apologized for his incendiary statement saying he accepted the 'people's verdict' and it was time for the Grand Alliance to do an introspection for its humiliating loss in the hands of the NDA in Bihar.

Press conference by Mahagathbandhan leaders in Patna on Tuesday.

Patna: If exit polls for the 2019 elections are proven to be correct, the Grand Alliance in Bihar could emerge as the Grand Loser of the state and the very thought of it is driving Mahagathbandhan leaders crazy.

Chief Minister Nitish Kumar at Bihar Museum on Tuesday.

Patna: With 2019 Lok Sabha elections now in the rear-view mirror, candidates and their fellow party members are now trying to recover from the grueling eight weeks of campaigning that witnessed the lowering of the political discourse like never seen before.

Armed security guards at AN College in Patna where vote counting will take place on Thursday.

Patna: District administration in Patna has made elaborate security arrangement both inside and outside A N College in Patna where electronic voting machines (EVMs) from hundreds of polling booths in the district remain under lock and key only to be opened on Thursday when the counting of votes for the 2019 Lok Sabha elections begins.

Fire breaks out a Punjab National Bank Zonal office in Patna on Tuesday.

Patna: Yet another fire in Patna, purportedly caused by, what else, electrical short circuit damaged properties and documents of the Punjab National Bank Zonal Office located on the second floor of the Chanakya Bhawan near R-Block under Sachivalaya police station.

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