Get, set, go: Bihar ready for high-stakes elections

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BJP supporters at Prime Minister Narendra Modi's election rally in Nawada, Bihar. (PTI)

BJP supporters at Prime Minister Narendra Modi's election rally in Nawada, Bihar. (PTI)

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses an election campaign rally in Banka, Bihar. (REUTERS)

Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses an election campaign rally in Banka, Bihar. (REUTERS)

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Supporters wave at the helicopter of Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar as he leaves after an election rally in Imamganj area in Gaya. (PTI)

Supporters wave at the helicopter of Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar as he leaves after an election rally in Imamganj area in Gaya. (PTI)

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Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar is garlanded at an election rally at Imamganj in Gaya. (PTI)

Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar is garlanded at an election rally at Imamganj in Gaya. (PTI)

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RJD chief Lalu Prasad addresses an election rally in Lakhisarai, Bihar. (PTI)

RJD chief Lalu Prasad addresses an election rally in Lakhisarai, Bihar. (PTI)

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BJP National president Amit Shah being garlanded during a public rally at Rajendra Stadium in Katihar, Bihar on Sunday. (PTI)

BJP National president Amit Shah being garlanded during a public rally at Rajendra Stadium in Katihar, Bihar on Sunday. (PTI)

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Congress president Sonia Gandhi with party's Bihar chief Ashok Chaudhary during an election rally in Kahalgaon. (PTI)

Congress president Sonia Gandhi with party's Bihar chief Ashok Chaudhary during an election rally in Kahalgaon. (PTI)

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Union finance minister Arun Jaitley addresses a press conference after releasing the Bharatiya Janata Party vision document in Patna. (PTI)

Union finance minister Arun Jaitley addresses a press conference after releasing the Bharatiya Janata Party vision document in Patna. (PTI)

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Home minister Rajnath Singh during an election campaign rally at Rosera in Bihar. (PTI)

Home minister Rajnath Singh during an election campaign rally at Rosera in Bihar. (PTI)

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Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar addresses a press conference after releasing his party candidate list in Patna. (PTI)

Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar addresses a press conference after releasing his party candidate list in Patna. (PTI)

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Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar poses for a selfie with girls during a programme on Bihar elections in Patna. (PTI)

Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar poses for a selfie with girls during a programme on Bihar elections in Patna. (PTI)

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Uttar Pradesh chief minister Akhilesh Yadav addresses a Samajwadi Party meeting in Patna. (PTI)

Uttar Pradesh chief minister Akhilesh Yadav addresses a Samajwadi Party meeting in Patna. (PTI)

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Hindustani Awam Morcha (Secular) leader Jitan Ram Manjhi addresses a press conference after releasing second list of candidates for the Bihar Assembly in Patna. (PTI)

Hindustani Awam Morcha (Secular) leader Jitan Ram Manjhi addresses a press conference after releasing second list of candidates for the Bihar Assembly in Patna. (PTI)

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A view of the Swabhiman rally at Gandhi Maidan in Patna. (PTI Photo)

A view of the Swabhiman rally at Gandhi Maidan in Patna. (PTI Photo)

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A BJP supporter waves a party flag at NDA's Parivartan Rally in Bhagalpur. (PTI Photo)

A BJP supporter waves a party flag at NDA's Parivartan Rally in Bhagalpur. (PTI Photo)

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Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi addresses an election rally in Aurangabad, Bihar. (PTI)

Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi addresses an election rally in Aurangabad, Bihar. (PTI)

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