Patna, November 10
The NDA is leading on 15 seats while the Grand Alliance is ahead in nine constituencies, as per the early trends of counting in Bihar Assembly polls.
Official trends showed the BJP is leading on nine seats and its allies JD(U) and Vikassheel Insaan Party in five and one, respectively.
The Rashtriya Janata Dal is leading on five seats and its ally Congress on three and the Communist Party of India (Marxist) on one seat.
The Bahujan Samaj Party is leading on one seat.
Counting of votes got under way at 8 am and postal ballots were opened first and these trends are mostly based on these ballots.
Officials said the final results might be delayed a bit this time owing to an increase in the number of polling stations in view of the coronavirus pandemic. PTI