Added on : 2020-10-28 11:42:57
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today asked people in Bihar to go out in large numbers and vote in the first phase of the election to the state assembly, asking voters to maintain coronavirus safety guidelines and wear a mask as they step out to vote. The Bihar election, the first assembly election since the coronavirus outbreak, is being held in the shadow of the pandemic. "Today is the first phase of voting in the Bihar assembly election. I urge all voters to ensure their participation in this festival of democracy, taking precautions related to Covid. Pay attention to do gaz ki doori (maintaining distance of two yards), do wear a mask. Remember, vote first, then refreshments," PM Modi tweeted in Hindi.