The Indian National Congress (INC) stormed into power. With the creation of a separate State of Jharkhand, by an Act of Parliament titled as the Bihar Reorganisation Act, the strength of the Bihar Legislative Assembly was reduced from 324 to 243 members. According to the provisions of the Constitution of India, the first General Elections in the state were held in 1952. Embed. This website follows the DNPA’s code of conduct. Dr. Shri Krishna Singh became the first Leader of the House and the Chief Minister, Dr. Anugrah Narayan Singh was elected the first Deputy Leader of the Assembly and became state's first Deputy Chief Minister. The Speaker certifies that whether a bill is ordinary bill or money bill. The ballot paper also had to be folded in a particular way to be counted.”, Polling for the state’s 330 Assembly seats took place on March 26, 1952, and the voter turnout was 42.6%. Home › Bihar › Bihar Assembly Election 2020 News: In 1952 Elections, When Two Candidates Won On One Vidhan Sabha Seat Bihar Election 2020: जब बिहार में एक सीट पर चुने गए थे 2 … Tej Pratap Yadav claimed victory from Bihar's Hasanpur Assembly. Dr. Updated: Nov 10, 2020, 21:01 PM IST. But Bihar hadn’t yet discovered caste as an election tool, says Kumar. Stay updated with us for all breaking news from India News and more news in Hindi. Language; Watch; Edit (Redirected from Bihar Legislative Assembly election, 1952) Indian administrative divisions, as of 1951. The current NDA government formed on 27 July 2017 consists of 73 JD(U), 53 BJP, 2 LJP and 4 Independent MLA's. After Rajendra Prasad moved on to assume the President’s office, the rift continued, with the party being divided into two factions. Tej Pratap Yadav claimed victory from Bihar's Hasanpur Assembly. He won by 21,139 votes, as per the Election Commission … India was free. The Assembly had a strength of 152 members. Tej Pratap Yadav claimed victory from Bihar's Hasanpur Assembly.  He gained the vote of confidence in the house with a total of 131 votes through Lobby Division voting on 28 July 2017. Shri Krishna Singh became the first elected Chief Minister of Bihar and Dr. Anugrah … The Indian National Congress (INC) stormed into power. Among the many challenges then, says Tiwari, was to get the women to vote. Generally he does not participate in voting but he casts his vote in the case of tie. The election was held in three phases for a total of 243 seats:- the first for 71 seats on 28 October 2020, the second for 94 seats on 3 November 2020, and the third for the remaining 78 held on 7 November 2020. In July 2017, ex Deputy Chief Minister Tejashwi Yadav of the RJD was charged by the CBI in a corruption case. It was reduced to 318 during the second General Elections. The total strength of membership in the Assembly was 331, including one nominated member. Edited By: Ananya Das. * The moderation of comments is automated and not cleared manually by, Copyright © 2020 The Indian Express [P] Ltd. All Rights Reserved, The first polls, first rift, first rush: Bihar, 1952, Shri Krishna Sinha (left), Bihar’s first CM, and Anugrah Sinha, the first Dy CM. You cannot call them rivals, but they were both very big mass leaders,” says Kumar. assembly elections; bihar; news ; how did congress suporter become become bjp suporter, the story of the bihar election, spoken by an elderly voter who has been voting since 1952; Subscribe Us On. “Partition had scarred Indian Muslims, but the Congress party reassured them. “Shri Babu (Shri Krishna Sinha) was known as Bihar Kesari and my grandfather was called Bihar Vibhuti. Polling for the state’s 330 Assembly seats took place on March 26, 1952, and the voter turnout was 42.6%. One of the stories from that time is how, despite being the CM, Shri Babu gave Anugrah Sinha the responsibility of selecting the Cabinet. Bihar assembly election result: RJD's Tej Pratap Yadav wins from Hasanpur seat. With 239 seats, the Congress won the polls and Shri Krishna Sinha became CM. I was around 10-11 years old then.”, While in the later years booth capturing and violence became common, in 1952, says Singh of TISS Patna, “the first CEC Sukumar Sen did a good job”.