Voting for the first phase of Bihar Elections commenced in Bihar. All COVID-19 protocols are being adhered to at the polling booths. Stations were thoroughly sanitised. People queued up at the polling stations while maintaining social distancing. Total of 1,066 candidates are in fray for 71 seats in Bihar. Amid pandemic, it is first of its kind voting. Voters hailed the precautions taken by the administration at the polling stations.